“DIANA, THE MUSICAL” BACK ON BROADWAY AFTER 600 DAYS
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“DIANA, THE MUSICAL”
BACK ON BROADWAY
AFTER 600 DAYS
New York, NY – Tuesday, November 2 marked the first performance back on Broadway for Diana, The Musical after 600 days. A sold-out audience celebrated with immediate cheers, standing ovations, and a shower of roses tossed onto the stage during its curtain call. Jeanna de Waal, who stars as Diana, delivered a passionate curtain call speech thanking audiences for returning to Broadway and acknowledging everyone involved in the production. A fitting tribute to Britain’s English rose.
The production, produced by Grove Entertainment (Beth Williams), Frank Marshall and The Araca Group, has its official opening night on Wednesday, November 17 at the Longacre Theatre (220 West 48th Street).
Diana, The Musical stars Jeanna de Waal as Diana, Roe Hartrampf as Prince Charles, Erin Davie as Camilla Parker Bowles and Judy Kaye as Queen Elizabeth.
The complete cast of Diana, The Musical includes Zach Adkins, Ashley Andrews, Austen Danielle Bohmer, Holly Ann Butler, Richard Gatta, Alex Hairston, Lauren E.J. Hamilton, Shaye B. Hopkins, André Jordan, Gareth Keegan, Libby Lloyd, Nathan Lucrezio, Tomás Matos, Chris Medlin, Anthony Murphy, Kristen Faith Oei, Laura Stracko, Bethany Ann Tesarck and Michael Williams.
Diana, The Musical celebrates the life of Princess Diana and the light of her legacy that continues to shine across the world. The musical has book and lyrics by Tony winner Joe DiPietro and music and lyrics by Tony Award winner David Bryan. Direction is by Tony winner Christopher Ashley, choreography by Olivier Award winner Kelly Devine and musical supervision and arrangements by Olivier winner Ian Eisendrath.
Celebrate a life unlike any other…Diana tells the story of one of the most beloved women of modern times. Engaged to a prince she barely knows, 19-year-old Diana Spencer is thrust onto the world stage and, overnight, becomes the most famous woman in the world. As she struggles to navigate her way within the rigid structure of the royal family, Princess Diana finds herself trapped in a loveless marriage, eventually finding her voice by devoting herself to those in need. Forced to endure a media spotlight brighter than the world has ever known, Princess Diana defies all expectations to emerge as her own woman and create a legacy that will endure forever.
Tickets are available through www.telecharge.com
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