Stephen Trask, who composed the score to the Tony-winning production currently at the Belasco Theatre, posted a response on Twitter. The Obie winner tweeted, "I'd love to find the next @Alancumming to play Hedwig on the West End,@playbill @HedwigOnBway Let's make a new star."
I'd love to find the next @Alancumming to play Hedwig on the West End, @playbill @HedwigOnBway Let's make a new star.Trask's partner, Michael Trask, added, "Dame Edna would be perfect in this role!"
— Stephen Trask (@stephentrask) August 20, 2015
Tony winner Cumming has performed songs from Hedwig and the Angry Inch in concert. Watch the video below:
The Tony-winning revival continues through Sept. 13 starring Taye Diggs in the role created on Broadway by Tony winner Neil Patrick Harris.
The musical about the internationally ignored rock star features a book by John Cameron Mitchell, who created the role Off-Broadway and also played a recent stint on Broadway.
The Belasco Theatre Box Office is located at 111 West 44th Street. For more information, visit HedwigBroadway.com.