Performances start September 14 at Roundabout’s Laura Pels Theater for the world premiere of Scotland, PA, a brand new musical by composer-lyricist Adam Gwon (Extraordinary Days) and playwright Michael Mitnick (Intercourse Lives of Our Dad and mom). In the dead of night comedy, a pair working a burger joint in a sleepy Pennsylvania city prepare dinner up a (bloodthirsty) plan to super-size their lives.
Tailored from Billy Morrissette’s indie movie of the identical title (and William Shakespeare’s Macbeth), Scotland, PA is directed by Lonny Worth with choreography by Josh Rhodes. The world premiere stars Depraved‘s Ryan McCartan and Head Over Heels‘ Taylor Iman Jones because the husband-and-wife duo on the heart of the story.
WATCH: Ryan McCartan and Taylor Iman Jones Carry out ‘Clairvoyant’ From Scotland, PA
Rounding out the solid of Scotland, PA are Jeb Brown as Duncan, Jay Armstrong Johnson as Banko, Lacretta as Mrs. Lenox, Megan Lawrence as McDuff, Will Meyers as Malcolm, Wonu Ogunfowora as Stacey, David Rossmer as Doug, Alysha Umphress as Jessie, and Kaleb Wells as Hector.
Scotland, PA, is ready to formally open October 23 for a restricted engagement scheduled via December 8.
The musical is Gwon’s Roundabout fee following the debut of Extraordinary Days within the Underground theatre. Extraordinary Days music director Vadim Feichtner returns to Roundabout for the manufacturing, alongside a artistic staff that additionally contains scenic designer Anna Louizos, costume designer Tracy Christensen, lighting designer Jeanette Yew, sound designer Jon Weston, and orchestrators Frank Galgano and Matt Citadel.