The forged of the nationwide tour of Summer time: The Donna Summer time Musical shall be headed by Dan’yelle Williamson (Memphis, Rocky) as Diva Donna, Alex Hairston (Lovely—The Carole King Musical) as Disco Donna, and newcomer Olivia Elease Hardy as Duckling Donna. The three share the function of the Grammy-winning singer and songwriter at distinct factors in her life and profession.
The three shall be joined by Steven Grant Douglas as Bruce Sudano, John Gardiner as Neil Bogart, and Erick Pinnick as Andrew Gaines. The ensemble options Jennifer Byrne, Jay Garcia, Tamrin Goldberg, Cameron Anika Hill, Brooke Lacy, Trish Lindström, Mara Lucas, Jo’Nathan Michael, DeQuina Moore, Kyli Rae, Crystal Sha’nae, De’Ja Simone, Sir Brock Warren, Candace J. Washington, Brittany Nicole Williams, and Jennifer Wolfe.
Watch the forged of the nationwide tour carry out from the Broadway musical within the video above.
After kicking off in Rochester, the tour will play Cleveland, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Tempe, St. Louis, Denver, Chicago, Durham, Schenectady, Dayton, Pittsburgh, Baltimore, West Palm Seashore, Tampa, Miami, Greenville, Nashville, Philadelphia, Detroit, Atlanta, Minneapolis, Washington, and Boston, with further engagements to be introduced.
Summer time includes a e-book by Tony nominee Colman Domingo, Robert Cary, and Tony winner Des McAnuff, with songs by Donna Summer time, Giorgio Moroder, Paul Jabara, and others. The musical is directed by McAnuff and choreographed by Tony winner Sergio Trujillo, with music supervision by Ron Melrose, scenic design by Tony nominee Robert Brill, costumes by Tony winner Paul Tazewell, lighting by Tony winner Howell Binkley, sound by Tony nominee Gareth Owen, and projections by Sean Nieuwenhuis.
The tour is produced by the Dodgers and Tommy Mottola.
Summer time consists of greater than 20 of Summer time’s well-known hits, together with “Like to Love You, Child,” “Sizzling Stuff,” and “MacArthur Park.” The manufacturing arrived on Broadway after a developmental world premiere at La Jolla Playhouse in late 2017.
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