Full and final casting has been announced for the forthcoming Broadway premiere of Some Like It Hot, which is set to start previews at the Shubert Theatre on 1 November 2022, ahead of its 11 December opening night.
The show is adapted from the classic 1959 Billy Wilder movie, and has a book by The Inheritance‘s Matthew López and Amber Ruffin, plus a score by Hairspray’s Marc Shaiman (music and lyrics) and Scott Wittman (lyrics).
New names joining the cast are Tia Altinay, TyNia René Brandon, Ian Campayno, DeMarius Copes, Casey Garvin, Devon Hadsell, Ashley Elizabeth Hale, Jenny Hill, K.J. Hippensteel, Abby Matsusaka, Jarvis B. Manning Jr., Brian Thomas Martin, Amber Owens, Kayla Pecchioni, Richard Riaz Yoder, Angie Schworer, Charles South, Brendon Stimson, Raena White, and Julius Williams.
They join already announced names including Christian Borle, J. Harrison Ghee, Adrianna Hicks, Kevin Del Aguila, NaTasha Yvette Williams, Adam Heller, and Mark Lotito.
Casey Nicholaw (The Book of Mormon, Mean Girls) is directing and choreographing. Other creatives include set designer Scott Pask, costume designer Gregg Barnes, lighting designer Natasha Katz, sound designer Brian Ronan, hair and wig designer Josh Marquette, make-up designer Milagros Medina-Cerdiera, music supervisor Mary-Mitchell Campbell, music director Darryl Archibald, orchestrators Charlie Rosen and Bryan Carter, dance and incidental music arranger Glen Kelly, and hair and skin consultant Cheryl Thomas.