Previews begin this week for major new Broadway musical Catch Me If You Can at the Neil Simon Theatre (opens 10 April), based on the Stephen Spielberg movie and the true story that inspired it.
The show is led by rising new Broadway star Aaron Tveit (Next to Normal, Wicked) as con-man Frank Abagnale, and also stars Kerry Butler and Norbert Leo Butz. Aaron is featured in this month’s issue of Vanity Fair and there is a real buzz about him. The musical comes from the Hairspray and Love Never Dies creative team of Jack O’Brien (director) and Jerry Mitchell (Choreography), with a book by Terence McNally (The Full Monty), and score by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman.
Date: 9 March 2011
Written by: WestEndTheatre
Tags: Aaron Tveit, Broadway, Catch Me If You Can, Jack O'Brien, Jerry Mitchell, Kerry Butler, Marc Shaiman, Neil Simon Theatre, New York, Norbert Leo Butz, Scott Wittman