THE PROM - ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING
NAMED BEST OF 2018 BY VARIETY, NEWSWEEK, NY1, CHICAGO TRIBUNE & MORE
THE PROM – ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING is available on from Sony Masterworks Broadway. Produced by Scott M. Riesett and Tony Award Nominee Matthew Sklar, with music by Sklar and lyrics by four-time Tony Award Nominee Chad Beguelin, the album is also available to stream and download everywhere now. The Prom cast celebrated the release with two CD signing events – at the annual BroadwayCon fan convention and at Theatre Circle.
CRITICS RAVE… "MAKES YOU BELIEVE IN MUSICAL COMEDY AGAIN!" – NEW YORK TIMES, CRITIC'S PICK
"I CAN'T REMEMBER THE LAST TIME I LAUGHED SO HARD!" – WALL STREET JOURNAL
"IRREPRESSIBLY ENERGETIC TUNES… A DAMN GOOD TIME! GENUINE JOY ROLLS OFF THE STAGE." – NEW YORK MAGAZINE
"SO FULL OF HAPPINESS THAT YOU THINK YOUR HEART IS ABOUT TO BURST!" – VARIETY
"COMIC GOLD!" – THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
THE PROM – ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING
What happens when four stars leave the bright lights of Broadway and take leading roles in a small-town controversy making national headlines? Big drama. Bigger laughs. And the biggest musical showstopper in years!
THE PROM stars Tony Award Nominee Brooks Ashmanskas (Something Rotten!), Tony Award Winner Beth Leavel (The Drowsy Chaperone), two-time Tony Award Nominee Christopher Sieber (Shrek the Musical), Caitlin Kinnunen (Bridges of Madison County), Isabelle McCalla (Aladdin), Michael Potts (The Iceman Cometh), Angie Schworer (The Producers), Courtenay Collins (Broadway Debut) and Josh Lamon (Groundhog Day) and an ensemble that includes Mary Antonini (Jesus Christ Superstar), Courtney Balan (Falsettos), Gabi Campo (Broadway Debut), Jerusha Cavazos (Broadway Debut), Shelby Finnie (Broadway Debut), Josh Franklin (Anything Goes), Fernell Hogan (Broadway Debut), Joomin Hwang (Broadway Debut), Sheldon Henry (Broadway Debut), David Josefsberg (Waitress), Becca Lee (Broadway Debut), Wayne Mackins (Broadway Debut), Kate Marilley (My Fair Lady), Vasthy Mompoint (SpongeBob SquarePants) Anthony Norman (Broadway Debut), Drew Redington (Holiday Inn), Jack Sippel (Broadway Debut), Teddy Toye (Lysistrata Jones), Kalyn West (Broadway Debut) and Brittany Zeinstra (Broadway Debut).
Directed and choreographed by Tony Award Winner Casey Nicholaw (Mean Girls, The Book of Mormon), THE PROM features a book by Tony Award Winner Bob Martin (The Drowsy Chaperone) and four-time Tony Award Nominee Chad Beguelin (Aladdin), music by Tony Award Nominee Matthew Sklar (Elf) and lyrics by four-time Tony Award Nominee Chad Beguelin with scenic design by Tony Award Winner Scott Pask (Book of Mormon), costume design by Tony Award Winner Ann Roth (Shuffle Along) & Matthew Pachtman (Hello, Dolly!, Associate Costume Designer), lighting design by Tony Award Winner Natasha Katz (Frozen), sound design by Tony Award Winner Brian Ronan (Mean Girls), wig and hair design by Josh Marquette (Present Laughter), make-up design by Milagros Medina-Cerdeira (Present Laughter), orchestrations by Tony Award Winner Larry Hochman (Hello, Dolly!), additional orchestrations by John Clancy, music supervision by Mary-Mitchell Campbell (Mean Girls), music direction by Meg Zervoulis, arrangements by Glen Kelly, vocal arrangements by Matthew Sklar and Mary-Mitchell Campbell, and casting by Telsey + Co./Bethany Knox. THE PROM is based on an original concept by Jack Viertel.
Produced by Dori Berinstein, Bill Damaschke and Jack Lane, THE PROM officially opened Thursday, November 15, 2018 at the Longacre Theatre (220 West 48th Street). Tickets are now on sale by visiting www.Telecharge.com or calling 212.239.6200.
The producing team for THE PROM also includes James & Catherine Berges, Nelda Sue Yaw, Natasha Davison, Terry Schnuck, Kimberlee Garris, Jane Dubin, Joe Grandy, Lisa Morris, Rosalind Productions Inc., Seth A. Goldstein, Fahs Productions, Mike Kriak, Pamela Hurst-Della Pietra & Stephen Della Pietra, Fox Theatricals-Mosbacher-Lonow Vivek Shah Don & Nancy Ross, Cliff Hopkins, Masie Productions, Three Belles & A Bob, Armstrong-Manocherian, Arment-Tackel, Fakler-Silver, Palitz-Stern-Smedes, Larry & Elizabeth Lenke/Elizabeth L. Green, Nancy & Ken Kranzberg/David Lyons, Iris Smith/Instone Productions, Kuhlman-Ketner/Wallace-AtxRandomProductions, The John Gore Organization and The Shubert Organization in association with Independent Presenters Network, Margot Astrachan, Darren P. Deverna & Jeremiah J. Harris and Reagan Silber.