Transport Group (TG), the winner of a special 2007 Drama Desk Award and 2007 and 2010 OBIE Awards, will present the first major New York revival of Hello Again, words and music by Michael John LaChiusa (suggested by the play La Ronde by Arthur Schnitzler), and directed by Artistic Director Jack Cummings III (two-time Drama Desk Award nominee for Outstanding Director for TG's The Audience and The Boys in the Band), beginning performances Friday, March 4, with an opening scheduled for Sunday, March 20, at 52 Mercer Street. The production runs through Sunday, April 3.
The cast of Hello Again is Alan Campbell (Sunset Boulevard, Tony nominee; Contact), Blake Daniel (Spring Awakening), Jonathan Hammond (The Boys in the Band, OBIE winner; Ragtime), Rachel Bay Jones (Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown; Hair), Nikka Graff Lanzarone (Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown), Robert Lenzi (South Pacific), Alexandra Silber (Carousel-West End; Master Class with Tyne Daly), Elizabeth Stanley (Million Dollar Quartet; Company; Cry-Baby), Bob Stillman (Dirty Blonde, Tony nominee; Grey Gardens), and Max Von Essen (Les Miserables; Xanadu).
Michael John LaChiusa has written the Broadway musicals The Wild Party, Marie Christine, and Chronicle of a Death Foretold. His Off-Broadway credits include Hello Again, First Lady Suite, Little Fish, See What I Wanna See, The Petrified Prince, and Bernarda Alba. His upcoming musicals include Giant and Queen of the Mist. Mr. LaChiusa has been nominated for five Tony Awards.
For more information about Transport Group and Hello Again, visit www.transportgroup.org.
Photo Credit: Carol Rosegg