off broadway In the woods sell $50 tickets through the digital lottery
Patina Miller, Brian d’Arcy James, Phillipa Soo, Joshua Henry, Sara Bareilles and more stars of the Stephen Sondheim-James Lapine musical starting June 28.
The Broadway revival of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine In the woodsbeginning performances at the St. James Theater on June 28, is selling a limited number of $50 tickets through a digital lottery.
For weekday performances, entries will be accepted until 10:30 a.m. ET on the day of the performance, with winners being selected beginning at 11 a.m. ET and continuing throughout the day as needed. For weekend performances, entries will be accepted until 10:30 a.m. ET the previous Friday, with winner selection following at 11 a.m. ET and beyond as needed. Winners will have a limited window to purchase and claim their tickets, so entrants are encouraged to keep an eye out for the draw on the dates they enter. Registrations are accepted at LuckySeat.com.
Sara Bareilles, Brian d’Arcy James, Patina Miller, Phillipa Soo, Gavin Creel and Joshua Henry lead Sondheim’s revival as Baker’s Wife, Baker, Witch, Cinderella, Cinderella’s Prince and Rapunzel’s Prince, respectively, with Bareilles and Creel reprising their Encores performances! run last month.
Joining them are Julia Lester as Little Red Riding Hood, Cole Thompson as Jack, David Patrick Kelly as Narrator/Mystery Man, Annie Golden as Cinderella’s Mother/Grandmother/Giant, Nancy Opel as as Cinderella’s stepmother, Aymee Garcia as Jack’s mother, Ta’Nika Gibson as Lucinda, Albert Guerzon as Cinderella’s father, Brooke Ishibashi as Florinda, Kennedy Kanagawa as Milky White, David Turner as Steward and Alysia Velez in Rapunzel. Delphi Borich, Felicia Curry, Jason Forbach, Alex Joseph Grayson, Cameron Johnson, Paul Kreppel, Mary Kate Moore, Diane Phelan and Lucia Spina complete the company as understudy.
Back at the helm after leading the downtown run, it’s Encores! Artistic director Lear deBessonet, who brought together her Encores! creative team: music director Rob Berman; choreographer Lorin Latarro; set designer David Rockwell; costume designer Andrea Hood; lighting designer Tyler Micoloeau; sound designer Scott Lehrer, co-creator with Alex Neumann; puppet maker James Ortiz; and hair and makeup artist Cookie Jordan. The cast is being handled by Craig Burns of the Telsey Office and Cody Renard Richard is the production supervisor. Justin Scribner is production manager and musical coordination is provided by Seymour Red Press and Kimberlee Wertz.
With a book by Lapine and a score by Sondheim, In the woods combines the fairy tale stories of Cinderella, Jack and the Beanstalk, Rapunzel, and more, ultimately going beyond “forever” to explore what happens next. Boasting a score that includes such favorites as “Children Will Listen”, “No One Is Alone” and its title track, the musical has become one of Sondheim’s best-loved and most-performed works, both on professional stages as well as in schools and community theaters around the world. .