World premiere might be at Berkeley Rep
The brand new musical Swept Away, that includes the music of The Avett Brothers, was scheduled to have its world premiere at Berkeley Rep as a part of their 2019-20 season, however has been moved to July of 2021 as a result of coronavirus pandemic. Berkeley Rep will concern new tickets, together with dates and seats, to present ticketholders with the brand new 2021 efficiency dates.
Swept Away is written by Tony Award-winning stage and display screen author John Logan (Penny Dreadful: Metropolis of Angels, Broadway’s Moulin Rouge!, Crimson), might be helmed by Tony Award-winning director Michael Mayer (American Fool, Spring Awakening, Hedwig and the Offended Inch), and can characteristic choreography by Tony Award nominee David Neumann (Hadestown), music preparations and orchestrations by Chris Miller (Tuck Eternal) and Brian Usifer (Frozen, Kinky Boots), music path by Justin Craig (Hedwig and the Offended Inch), scenic design by Tony Award-winner Rachel Hauck (What the Structure Means to Me), costume design by Tony Award-winner Susan Hilferty (Depraved), lighting design by Tony Award-winner Kevin Adams (American Fool), and sound design by Tony Award-winner Kai Harada (The Band’s Go to).
Swept Away is ready in 1888, off the coast of New Bedford, MA. When a violent storm sinks their whaling ship, the 4 surviving souls — a younger man in the hunt for journey, his older brother who has sworn to guard him, a captain on the finish of an extended profession at sea, and a sophisticated first mate who has fallen from grace — every face a reckoning: How far will I am going to remain alive? And might I reside with the results?
The forged of Swept Away will stay the identical, and might be led by Tony Award winner John Gallagher, Jr. (Spring Awakening), Tony Award nominee Stark Sands (Kinky Boots), Wayne Duvall (O Brother, The place Artwork Thou?) and Adrian Blake Enscoe (Apple TV+ Dickinson).
Swept Away might be produced by particular association with Matthew Masten, Sean Hudock & MWM Stay. Casting supplied by Jim Carnahan Casting, Inc. and A.Name, Inc. Manufacturing Stage Administration supplied by Lisa Iacucci.
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