Academy Award® and Tony Award® winner Eddie Redmayne will reprise his Olivier Award-winning performance as ‘The Emcee’ alongside Gayle Rankin as the toast of Mayfair ‘Sally Bowles’ in the visionary new production of Cabaret at the Kit Kat Club, directed by Olivier Award winner Rebecca Frecknall and designed by Tony Award nominee and Evening Standard Award® winner Tom Scutt.
The production will also star two-time Tony Award winner Bebe Neuwirth as ‘Fraulein Schneider,’ Tony Award nominee Ato Blankson-Wood as ‘Cliff Bradshaw,’ Obie Award winner and Drama Desk Award® nominee Steven Skybell as ‘Herr Schultz,’ Natascia Diaz as ‘Fraulein Kost/Fritzie,’ and Henry Gottfried as ‘Ernst Ludwig.’
Cabaret at the Kit Kat Club will begin previews at the August Wilson Theatre (245 West 52nd Street) on Monday, April 1, 2024 ahead of decadent twin opening night gala celebrations starting Saturday, April 20 continuing into the following night, with the official press opening on Sunday, April 21.
Cabaret, one of the most revered and successful musicals of all time, has music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, and a book by Joe Masteroff based on the play by John Van Druten and stories by Christopher Isherwood. The show features the songs “Willkommen,” “Don’t Tell Mama,” “Mein Herr,” “Maybe This Time,” “Money,” and the iconic title number.