Book and Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Music by Stephen Flaherty
Directed & Choreographed by Susan Stroman
Director/Choreographer: Susan Stroman
Music Director: Shawn Gough
Scenic Designer: Beowulf Boritt
Costume Designer: William Ivey Long
Lighting Designer: Ken Billington
Sound Designer: Kai Harada
Projection Designer: 59 Productions
Hair & Wig Designer: Paul Huntley
Music Supervisor: David Loud
Orchestrators: Doug Besterman & Larry Hochman
Dance Arranger: Ben Davis
Production Stage Manager: Johnny Milani
Read the Playbill casting announcement here.
Marie, Dancing Still Cast (click for bio):
Mme. Pru-neau, Ensemble
(Mme. Pru-neau, Ensemble)
5th Avenue Theatre debut! Broadway: OBC An American in Paris, La Cage aux Folles. International: An American in Paris (Chatelet Theatre, Paris). National Tour: Chicago. Regional: On the Town, Paper Mill Playhouse; A Chorus Line (Cassie), Woodminster. Thanks Stro, Kaitlin Shaw, Tara Rubin, HCKR. Love forever Aby and Ella. CaitlinAbraham.com. @caitlin.abraham.
Baird is honored to be a part of this new show. 5th Avenue Theatre debut. Endless thanks to Stro, Lynn, and Stephen. Favorite credits: Broadway: Phantom of the Opera. National Tour: An American in Paris. “Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.” Love to mom, dad, and Laird.
Bishop is thrilled to be part of Marie. 5th Avenue Theatre debut. Broadway: Meg in Phantom of the Opera (and National Tour), West Side Story revival (Velma). National Tour: Evita. Film: Ted 2, Sondheim’s 80th Birthday Concert. American Ballet Theatre Scholar. Favorite role to date is Mama to Beau and Hope. @jessichick
Ensemble, Martine Understudy, Adult Marie Understudy, Antoinette Understudy, Mary Cassat Understudy
(Ensemble, Martine Understudy, Adult Marie Understudy, Antoinette Understudy, Mary Cassat Understudy)
5th Avenue Theatre debut! Broadway: Anastasia (OBC). Off-Broadway: Next Thing You Know (original cast/recording), A Tree Grows in Brooklyn. World Premiere Productions: Anastasia (Hartford Stage), Little Dancer (Kennedy Center). National Tours: Hello, Dolly! (Irene Molloy). Immense thanks to the entire creative team. For all my B’s.
Thrilled for her 5th Avenue Theatre debut! National Tour: Dirty Dancing (Penny). Regional: The Asolo Theater, Contact. She danced nine years with The Sarasota Ballet, performing at Jacob’s Pillow, NY City Center, the Joyce Theater, and the Kennedy Center. Endless thanks to Susan Stroman, Jason, and her family.
Choreographer, Ensemble, Corbeil Understudy
(Choreographer, Ensemble, Corbeil Understudy)
This is Borstelmann's debut at The 5th. Original cast of seven Broadway shows: Jerome Robbins’ Broadway, Chicago, The Producers, Young Frankenstein, The Addams Family, Chaplin, and Bullets Over Broadway. Films: The Producers, Center Stage. TV: The Deuce, Curb Your Enthusiasm. There’s nothing like being in a Susan Stroman show!
ABBEY DEL CORRAL
Ensemble, Charlotte Understudy
ABBEY DEL CORRAL
(Ensemble, Charlotte Understudy)
Del Corral is thrilled to be making her 5th Avenue Theatre debut! Regional: Fun Home, Once, Narnia, A Christmas Carol, among many other theater credits. TV: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, “Episode 75.” Sincere thanks to Nancy, Ms. Holly, and family for all their loving support!
5th Avenue Theatre debut. Broadway: Curtains (Bobby Pepper); 42nd Street (Billy Lawlor, Outer Critics/Astaire Award nom); Kiss Me, Kate; Titanic; Once Upon a Mattress; Damn Yankees; Beauty and the Beast; and Guys and Dolls. Film/TV: Across the Universe, Crade Will Rock, Jeffrey, and Guiding Light.
Pauline, Ensemble, Antoinette Understudy
(Pauline, Ensemble, Antoinette Understudy)
5th Avenue Theatre debut. Select theater credits: An American in Paris (OBC: Lise alternate, First National: Lise Dassin); A Chorus Line (Maggie, u/s Cassie, Encores!), Brigadoon (Jean, Encores!), The Beast in the Jungle (Vineyard Theater). Previous soloist with the Miami City Ballet, and Princess Grace Fellowship Award recipient. Thank you to the Marie team, BRS/Gage, and her family.
Swing, Phillipe Understudy, Corbeil Understudy
(Swing, Phillipe Understudy, Corbeil Understudy)
5th Avenue Theatre debut. Broadway/Tour: Bright Star, Cinderella, Billy Elliot, Fiddler, Pajama Game, Grease. NYC: Grand Hotel, Zorba!, Countess of Storyville, Back Home Again, Beatsville. Regional: Huntington, Pioneer, Ahmanson, Old Globe, ASF. Live: NBCUniversal (assoc. stage director). BS Business Economics, Empire State College. @richardgatta.RichardGatta.com.
Premier Danseur, Ensemble, Philippe Understudy
(Premier Danseur, Ensemble, Philippe Understudy)
5th Avenue Theatre debut. Genna holds an MFA from American Conservatory Theater in acting. He has worked with Milwaukee Ballet and Oakland Ballet. Regional credits: On the Town, The Boy from Oz, Rock of Ages, The Little Dog Laughed, Cyrano de Bergerac, A Christmas Carol. TV/Film: Greta Gerwig’s Little Women (2019).
Corbeil, Degas Understudy
(Corbeil, Degas Understudy)
5th Avenue Theatre debut. Broadway: Cats (revival), Tuck Everlasting, Kinky Boots, Amazing Grace, All The Way. National Tours: Memphis, Spamalot. Off-Broadway: Arturo Ui (Classic Stage Company). Regional: The Sting (Paper Mill), Titanic (Pittsburgh CLO), Copenhagen, 1776, Twelve Angry Men (Geva), Tommy, Oklahoma! (Berkshire Theatre Festival), Lion in Winter (Indiana Rep), Drowsy Chaperone (Human Race). Television: Madam Secretary. Proud union member: Actors’ Equity, SAG/AFTRA, Stage Directors & Choreographers Society. ChristopherGurr.com.
Ensemble, Christian Understudy
(Ensemble, Christian Understudy)
Hardwick is thrilled to be making his 5th Avenue Theatre debut. Broadway: Once On This Island (Storyteller, Daniel u/s), Motown the Musical (Norman Whitfield). New York: ACAPPELLA, the Musical (Jeremiah); Marie, Dancing Still (Gilbert); Popstar (Robby). Regional: RENT, Hairspray. TV/Film: The Blacklist. Instagram: @tylerhar. Twitter: @tylerhardwick1.
5th Avenue Theatre debut! Broadway/National Tour: Sondheim on Sondheim, Tony in West Side Story. Regional: Little Dancer, A Room With a View, The Rainmaker, Hair. Television: God Friended Me, Stitchers (Teen Choice Nomination), High Maintenance, The Blacklist Redemption, Beauty and the Beast, The Carrie Diaries. His book Katerina Ballerina andThe Pen Pal Pack will be released next spring, written with Marie co-star, Tiler Peck. Thanks to the creative team behind this determined work of art, his family, and his fiancé, Stef. @KyleHarris.
Charlotte van Goethem
(Charlotte van Goethem)
Hogan is excited to be back at The 5th where she previously performed in the National Tour of Fun Home. Off-Broadway: Runaways (Public Theatre). TV: Succession (HBO). 2018 Regional Mini Breakout Artist for NUVO, NYCDA Mini Outstanding Dancer 2018, Junior OD 2019. She is incredibly grateful to be part of this production. Special thanks to Nancy Carson, Karen Lampiasi, Alyson Isbrandtsen, Brava Dance Center, and her family! @noelle_hogan_official.
The 5th: Starred in Mame, Lone Star Love, Anything Goes. Broadway: Bright Star, Gigi, Mamma Mia!, Footloose*, Best Little Whorehouse Goes Public*, Will Rogers Follies*, City of Angels, Me and My Girl, Big River (*Tony® nominations). Tours/Regional: Fern Hill, Sylvia, Lion in Winter, 9 to 5, Dr. Doolittle, Rich Girl, Other Desert Cities, Barnum. Film/TV: Dickinson, Mrs. Maisel, The Sinner, Elementary, Smash, Law & Order. Otterbein Univer-sity: B.A. Speech & Theatre, Honorary Doctorate of Arts. @deehoty. DeeHoty.com.
5th Avenue Theatre debut! Broadway: The Phantom of the Opera. NYC: The Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Nixon in China, A Chorus Line. Regional: Little Dancer, The King and I, Cabaret, Carousel, and Aida. Film: Peter Joback’s The Mask music video. Commercials: BIOTrue, Kayak. Love to Stro, Mom, and Mike.
The 5th: The Sound of Music (Capt. Von Trapp). Broadway: Pippin (Charles, Tony® nom, Outer Critics Circle Award); Les Misérables (Javert, Tony® nom); Beauty and the Beast (Beast, Tony® nom); Cats (Tugger); Barnum (Ringmaster); Jerome Robbins’ Broadway (Narrator); Finding Neverland (Frohman/Hook); Addams Family (Mal Bieneke); Tuck Everlasting (Man in Yellow Suit). Off-Broadway: Assassins (Czolgosz), Jerry Springer the Opera (Jerry Springer). Film/TV: Sense8 (Whispers), A Chorus Line (Larry), 30 Rock, Dresden Files (Bob). Artistic Director: Triple Arts Musical Theatre Intensive, Connecticut Repertory Nutmeg Series.
Sabine, Ensemble, Mary Cassatt Understudy
(Sabine, Ensemble, Mary Cassatt Understudy)
5th Avenue Theatre debut. Marineau performed in eight Broadway shows and 10 national/international tours. Her many Off-Broadway credits include Ahrens & Flaherty’s A Man of No Importance at Lincoln Center. Regional: Guthrie, Goodman, Old Globe, TUTS, Paper Mill Playhouse, Goodspeed Opera House, Cape Playhouse. Recently Marineau co-starred on CBS’s Murphy Brown and the upcoming Fosse/Verdon mini-series.
Marie van Goethem
(Marie van Goethem)
Peck is making her 5th Avenue Theatre debut! Peck is an international award-winning Principal Dancer with the New York City Ballet, curator, actress, and designer. Broadway: The Music Man (Gracie Shinn), On the Town (Ivy Smith). Regional: Carousel (Louise). Film/TV: Hulu's Dance Magazine Award–winning documentary, BALLET NOW. Awards: Dance Magazine Award (2016), Forbes 30 Under 30 (2013), and Princess Grace Statue Award (2013). Peck is the designer of Tiler Peck Designs for Body Wrappers. @TilerPeck.
5th Avenue Theatre debut. Broadway: Donna Sheridan in Mamma Mia! (Tony® nomination). Regional: Mama Rose, Gypsy, Chicago Shakespeare; Mame, Mame, Goodspeed. Recipient of four Dora Mavor Moore awards for Blood Brothers,Piaf, Toxic Avenger, Mamma Mia! She has released four albums and tours-in-concert in Canada and the US. Next: Dr. Madden in Next to Normal this spring and Piaf in Piaf-Dietrich, A Legendary Affair this fall, both at CAA Theatre in Toronto. Pitre is working with her ultimate dream team on this production of Marie! LouisePitre.com.
Antoinette van Goethem
(Antoinette van Goethem)
The 5th: Secondhand Lions. Broadway: Grease, Little Women. Off-Broadway: It’s a Bird…It’s a Plane…It’s Superman, Of Thee I Sing, Young Phyllis in Follies, Donnybrook!, Happiness. Regional: Dangerous Beauty, Little Dancer, The Glorious Ones, Loving Repeating: A Musical of Gertrude Stein. TV/Film: Power, Blue Bloods, The Good Wife, Mercy, Law & Order: CI, Nurse Jackie, I Think I Love My Wife, The Mysteries of Laura. Debut album with husband, Matt Cavenaugh: Gonna Make You Love Me. Jenny-Powers.com. Thanks to George and Henry for letting Mommy do what she loves.
Swing, Christian Understudy
(Swing, Christian Understudy)
5th Avenue Theatre debut! Broadway: Carousel (Jigger, Craig u/s). National Tour: An American in Paris (Jerry alternate, Adam u/s). Prottas danced with the New York City Ballet for 10 years. Training includes Canada’s National Ballet School, School of American Ballet, and Walnut Hill School for the Arts. He is the recipient of the Jerome Robbins Scholarship and the Christopher Ondaatje Ballet Prize. @davidprottas.
Swing, Young Marie Understudy, Dance Captain
(Swing, Young Marie Understudy, Dance Captain)
5th Avenue Theatre debut! Broadway: Carousel. National Tour: Come Fly Away. NYC: Radio City Christmas Spectacular, ADM21, Manon. Regional: Little Dancer. Companies: Twyla Tharp Dance, American Repertory Ballet, Ballet Austin. Thanks to Stro and team, CESD, Tara Rubin Casting. Love to Mom, Dad, fam, TVP.
Ward is thrilled to be making her 5th Avenue Theatre debut with Marie! Off-Broadway /Lab: Little Dancer (Ondine). Regional: Arden Theatre Company: Toni Morrison’s The Bluest Eye (Pecola Breedlove). TV: Investigation Discovery, Evil Lives Here. Danced with New York Theatre Ballet and Brooklyn Ballet. @jward412.
Chantal, Ensemble, Young Marie Understudy
(Chantal, Ensemble, Young Marie Understudy)
5th Avenue Theatre debut. Broadway: Olga/Odette in Anastasia. Off Broadway: Finian’s Rainbow (Chita Rivera Award). Premieres: Little Dancer (Kennedy Center), In Your Arms (Old Globe). Guest Artist: Tom Gold Dance. TV: Boston Public, Private Practice, Bunheads, Switched at Birth. Training: School of American Ballet (Mae L. Wein Award). @lyricawoodruff.
5th Avenue Theatre debut. Broadway: Contact (Tony®, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle Awards), Curtains (Tony® nom), Steel Pier (Tony® nom), Never Gonna Dance (Tony® nom), Prince of Broadway, Crazy for You, Bullets Over Broadway. Off-Broadway: And the World Goes ’Round, Kid Victory, Heartbreak House, Heresy. Regional: Six Degrees of Separation, Much Ado About Nothing, Brighton Beach Memoirs, Broadway Bound. TV: Madam Secretary, Elementary, The Good Wife, Law & Order: SVU/Criminal Intent.