MCP The Scarlet Pimpernel Lincoln Center

FEBRUARY 18, 2019

DAVID GEFFEN HALL, LINCOLN CENTER

DIRECTED BY GABRIEL BARRE

 CONDUCTED BY JASON HOWLAND


Manhattan Concert Productions (MCP) is pleased to announce initial casting and leadership for their concert performance of Frank Wildhorn and Nan Knighton’s musical comedy The Scarlet Pimpernel.

Starring as Marguerite, Laura Osnes (Bandstand, Cinderella) returns to MCP’s Broadway Series opposite Tony nominee and Broadway favorite Norm Lewis (Les Misérables, Porgy and Bess) as the cunning and evil Chauvelin. Also featured will be Bandstand and Newsies star Corey Cott in the role of Armand and Dana Costello (Finding Neverland, Jekyll and Hyde) as Marie. The cast also boasts Jersey Boys and Waitress leading-man Drew Gehling as Prince of Wales/Robespierre.

Gabriel Barre (Stage Director) and Jason Howland (Music Director) reunite to lead the cast and creative team in this concert performance of The Scarlet Pimpernel. Barre has acted and directed TV, film, Broadway, Off-Broadway and regional productions, and in 2016, directed (with Howland) The Scarlet Pimpernel translated into Japanese and performed by Umeda Arts Theatre in Osaka and Tokyo, Japan. Howland returns to conduct The Scarlet Pimpernel after serving as the music supervisor for the original Broadway production in 1997, and is currently serving as Music Director of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical on Broadway.

The Scarlet Pimpernel marks the seventh year of Manhattan Concert Productions’ critically-acclaimed Broadway Series, following the success of Broadway Classics (2018), Crazy For You (2017), The Secret Garden (2016), Parade (2015), Titanic (2014), The Hunchback of Notre Dame workshop (2014), Broadway Classics in Concert (2013), and Ragtime (2013). The performance will feature a chorus of over 200 singers from the across the United States, a professional cast and creative team, and the New York City Chamber Orchestra. 

IN THE PRESS

https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Laura-Osnes-Corey-Cott-and-More-Will-Lead-MCPs-THE-SCARLET-PIMPERNEL-20181121

https://www.broadway.com/buzz/194137/bandstand-stars-laura-osnes-corey-cott-to-reunite-in-the-scarlet-pimpernel-concert-at-lincoln-center/

https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Tony-Yazbeck-Joins-Laura-Osnes-Norm-Lewis-Corey-Cott-in-Manhattan-Concert-Productions-THE-SCARLET-PIMPERNEL-20190130?fbclid=IwAR3Pq-WiQJCq-XpeMnRT0lZ0AQc0RisvXgPeOgtKEdtg8AWzpRJCGZWG188

https://www.broadway.com/buzz/194744/tony-yazbeck-to-star-in-the-scarlet-pimpernel-concert-at-lincoln-center/

https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Full-Cast-And-Creative-Team-Announced-For-THE-SCARLET-PIMPERNEL-at-Lincoln-Center-20190204

https://www.broadway.com/buzz/194785/alex-newell-more-join-the-scarlet-pimpernel-concert-at-lincoln-center/

http://www.playbill.com/article/cast-complete-for-one-night-only-the-scarlet-pimpernel-concert-alex-newell-and-more-join

https://www.theatermania.com/new-york-city-theater/news/cast-announced-scarlet-pimpernel-yazbeck-osnes_87704.html


CAST

Corey Cott

Corey Cott

Norm Lewis as Chauvelin

Norm Lewis as Chauvelin

Laura Osnes as Marguerite

Laura Osnes as Marguerite

Tony Yazbeck as The Scarlet Pimpernel

Tony Yazbeck as The Scarlet Pimpernel

 
Ashley Blanchet

Ashley Blanchet

TyNia Brandon

TyNia Brandon

Dana Costello

Dana Costello

Alysha Deslorieux

Alysha Deslorieux

 
Kevin Duda

Kevin Duda

Chris Dwan

Chris Dwan

John Treacy Egan

John Treacy Egan

Drew Gehling

Drew Gehling

 
Kevin Kern

Kevin Kern

Ashley Loren

Ashley Loren

Alex Newell

Alex Newell

Eliseo Roman

Eliseo Roman

 
Sara Shepard

Sara Shepard

Yasmeen Sulieman

Yasmeen Sulieman