Tony winner Gavin Creel returns to his roles as The Wolf and Cinderella's Prince in the Broadway revival of Into the Woods September 16 at the St. James Theatre following a scheduled break. Three-time Tony nominee Andy Karl filled in for Creel during his September 6–15 absence.
The production, directed by Lear deBessonet, welcomed several new cast members September 6, including Stephanie J. Block and Sebastian Arcelus as the Baker's Wife and the Baker, respectively; Montego Glover as The Witch (sharing the role with Patina Miller); Krysta Rodriguez as Cinderella; Katy Geraghty as Little Red Ridinghood; and Jim Stanek as the Steward.
Into the Woods also currently stars Joshua Henry, Aymee Garcia, Ta’Nika Gibson, Annie Golden, Albert Guerzon, Brooke Ishibashi, Kennedy Kanagawa, David Patrick Kelly, Nancy Opel, Cole Thompson, Alysia Velez, Delphi Borich, Felicia Curry, Jason Forbach, Alex Joseph Grayson, Cameron Johnson, Paul Kreppel, Mary Kate Moore, Diane Phelan, and Lucia Spina.
The celebrated Broadway revival of the Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine musical recently announced a final extension through January 8, 2023, at the St. James Theatre. Casting for the extension is to be announced.
A cast album—featuring the original cast, including Creel, Sara Bareilles, Brian d'Arcy James, Patina Miller, Phillipa Soo, Joshua Henry, Julia Lester, and Cole Thomspon—will be released digitally September 30.