Tony Award-winning Revival of Oklahoma announces a National Tour! The show will begin on November 9th at the Orpheum Theater in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and will then travel to 25 cities across the country for a tour.
Oklahoma, the revival national tour – cast
Leading the company is Sasha Hutchins as Laurie Williams, Sean Glandiro as Curly McLean, Chris Bannow as Judd Frye, and her sister as Adoranne Kahn. “Every element of this work looks, sounds, and feels like America today,” said producer Eva Price. “We are happy to announce a group of outstanding storytellers who represent the rich and diverse communities of our country.”
The cast also includes Hennessy Winkler as Will Parker, Benj Mirman as Ali Hakim, Barbara Walsh as Aunt Eller, Hannah Solow as Gertie Cummings, Patrick Clanton as Mike, Ugo Chukwu as Cord Elam. Mitch Tebo as Andrew Carnes and Gabrielle Hamilton as the Lead Dancer. Gillian Hassert, Cameron Anika Hill, Hunter Hoffman, Scott Redmond, Gwynne Wood, and Jordan Wynn round out the company as understudies.
Hutchins is the original actor of Hamilton and is part of the Broadway Company in Oklahoma! His other Broadway works include “Skinny Lady”, “Rocky”, “Motown” and “Memphis”. Grandillo appeared on his Broadway stage in Spring Awakening at Deaf West Theatre in 2015.
Directed by Daniel Fish, this Oklahoma work! It debuted on Bard SummerScape and then got engaged at St. Ann’s Warehouse in Brooklyn, where it sold out in 2018. 75 years after Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II reinvented American musicals, this is Oklahoma! As you have never seen or heard before, reorganize and reimagine the 21st century.
Oklahoma! Featuring Rogers’ music and Hammerstein’s books and lyrics, adapted from Lynn Riggs’ play “Green Grow the Lilacs” and Agnes Demi Original dance by Agnes de Mille.
John Heginbotham is the choreographer. Scene design is by Laura Jellinek, a costume design by Terese Wadden, and Scott Lighting design by Scott Zielinski, sound design by Drew Levy, projection design by Joshua Thorson, set design by Daniel Kruger ( Daniel Kluger) choreography and arrangement, music Nathan Koci supervision, Andy Collopy music director, Taylor Williams, and Borna Barzin casting. Oklahoma! It opened in April 2019 and underwent an extended limited operation in January 2020. Oklahoma was nominated for 8 Tony Awards in 2019. It won the Best Musical Revival and Best Musical Actress Performance for Ali Stroker.
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