Entertainment Weekly offers an exclusive first look at Constantine Maroulis and R&B superstar Deborah Cox who will co-star in the upcoming Broadway revival of JEKYLL & HYDE. Director Jeff Calhoun revealed to EW, ”It’s going to be sexy dangerous. That’s what I’m going for!” Get a first look at Maroulis, as Edward Hyde and Cox, as the altruistic prostitute Lucy below!
Maroulis’ last appeared on Broadway in the hit musical of Rock of Ages, in which he originated the lead role of aspiring rocker Drew. He makes a cameo appearance in the film adaptation opening in theaters today.
Nederlander Presentations, Inc. will present the international musical sensation JEKYLL & HYDE, due to open on Broadway in April 2013 following a 25-week National Tour. Tony Award Nominee Constantine Maroulis will star as the title dual role of Dr. Henry Jekyll and Edward Hyde, alongside Deborah Cox as Lucy.
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Conceived for the stage by Tony and Grammy Award nominee Frank Wildhorn and Steve Cuden, the four time Tony Award Nominated musical JEKYLL & HYDE features a book & lyrics by two-time Oscar winner, Emmy winner and four-time Tony Award Nominee Leslie Bricusse, music by Frank Wildhorn, and will be directed and choreographed by Tony Award Nominee Jeff Calhoun.
After four thrilling, chilling years on Broadway and multiple world-wide tours, this dark and dangerous love story from Oscar and Grammy winner Leslie Bricusse and Tony and Grammy Award nominee Frank Wildhorn returns in a new production that includes all the classic songs (This is the Moment, A New Life, Someone Like You) that first grabbed audiences by the throat and transformed JEKYLL & HYDE into a theatrical phenomenon.
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