Broadway’s Chaplin will play it’s final performance on January 6, 2013. The production still plans to launch their national tour in 2014. Chaplin opened on September 10, 2012 at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre.
Chaplin is the new Broadway musical about the silent film legend the world could not stop talking about: Charlie Chaplin. Revealing the man behind the legend, Chaplin is sure to be one of the funniest and most joyous musicals of the season.
Chaplin goes from the slums of London to the heights of Hollywood. It’s the showbiz Broadway musical about the silent film legend the world couldn’t stop talking about, Charlie Chaplin. The musical reveals the man behind the legend, the undeniable genius that forever changed the way America went to the movies. Lights, Camera, Action on what is sure to be one of the funniest and most joyous musicals of the season!
Chaplin will feature music and lyrics by Christopher Curtis and a book by three-time Tony Award-winner Thomas Meehan (Annie, The Producers, Hairspray) and Christopher Curtis. Acclaimed director/choreographer Warren Carlyle (Finian’s Rainbow; Hugh Jackman, Back on Broadway) directs and choreographs. The rest of the creative team will be announced soon.
The production will also star Justin Bowen, Emilee Dupré, Sara Edwards, Leslie Donna Flesner, Lisa Gajda, Timothy Hughes, Ethan Khusidman, Ian Liberto, Renée Marino, Michael Mendez, Sarah O’Gleby, Hayley Podschun, Adam Rogers, William Ryall, Eric Santagata and Emily Tyra.