Ghost The Musical, adapted from the Academy Award winning film, opens Monday, April 23, 2012 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre. Earlier today we brought you the first production shots released and now we bring you a bonus addition of more shots that have just gone up on the show's official Facebook page here!. See below for a sampling and check out the show's Facebook for more!
Set in modern day New York City, Ghost The Musical is a timeless fantasy about the power of love. Walking back to their apartment one night, Sam and Molly are mugged, leaving Sam murdered on a dark street. Sam is trapped as a ghost between this world and the next and unable to leave Molly, who he learns is in grave danger. With the help of a phony storefront psychic, Oda Mae Brown, Sam tries to communicate with Molly in the hope of saving and protecting her.
This new musical is directed by Tony Award winner Matthew Warchus (God of Carnage, The Norman Conquests, Boeing-Boeing) and choreographed by Ashley Wallen (The X Factor, Kylie Minogue). Ghost The Musical is created by a team of Grammy and Academy Award winners, with a brand-new original score by Dave Stewart (half of the multi-Grammy Award winning Eurythmics) and Glen Ballard (Michael Jackson's Man In The Mirror, Alanis Morissette’s Jagged Little Pill), with a book by Bruce Joel Rubin (Ghost, Jacob’s Ladder, The Time Traveler’s Wife), who has adapted his Academy Award winning original screenplay for the stage. This brand new score also includes the iconic song “Unchained Melody,” famously performed in the film by The Righteous Brothers.
Richard Fleeshman and Caissie Levy reprise their starring roles as Sam and Molly, which they originated in London’s hit West End production. They are joined by newcomer Da’Vine Joy Randolph as Oda Mae Brown and Bryce Pinkham as Carl Bruner.
Photos by Joan Marcus
Richard Fleeshman and Tyler McGee
Da'Vine Joy Randolph
Caissie Levy and Richard Fleeshman
Bryce Pinkham and Caissie Levy
Richard Fleeshman, Bryce Pinkham and Caissie Levy
Richard Fleeshman and Caissie Levy
Richard Fleeshman, Caissie Levy and Company
Da'Vine Joy Randolph and Comapny
Caissie Levy, Bryce Pinkham and Richard Fleeshman