ROMAN HOLIDAY Crowns a Princess: Cast Announced for Pre-Broadway Engagement
Producers Paul Blake and Mike Bosner, in conjunction with San Francisco’s SHN (Greg Holland, Chief Executive Officer) announced principal casting today for the pre-Broadway engagement of ROMAN HOLIDAY – The Cole Porter Musical, the new musical premiering as part of SHN’s 2016-2017 Season this summer. Newcomer Stephanie Styles and Broadway favorite Drew Gehling (Waitress) will take on the iconic roles portrayed by Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck in the classic film, and Tony Award®-nominee Jarrod Spector (Beautiful) and TV and stage star Sara Chase (“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”) will round out the principal casting.
Directed by Beautiful’s Marc Bruni, the new musical will play SHN Golden Gate Theatre (1 Taylor Street, San Francisco) beginning May 23, 2017, and run through June 18, 2017 ahead of a fall 2017 Broadway opening.
Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, March 3 at 10am PST. Tickets will be available online at shnsf.com, or by calling SHN Audience Services at 888-746-1799. Tickets starts at $55. Prices are subject to change.
Based on Paramount Pictures Corporation’s 1953 Academy Award®-winning film that starred Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck, ROMAN HOLIDAY – The Cole Porter Musical has a book by Kathy Speer & Terry Grossman and Paul Blake, and features such unforgettable Cole Porter songs as “Night and Day,” “Ev’ry Time We Say Goodbye,” and “Easy to Love.”
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