Cast Set for North Shore Music Theater’s Little Shop of Horrors


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Cast set for the North Shore Music Theater Little Shop of Horrors

The Howard Ashman-Alan Menken Musical will begin performances in Massachusetts in September.

Andrew Montgomery Coleman and Kim Sava

Casting is complete for the upcoming North Shore Music Theater production of Howard Ashman and Alan Menken Little Shop of Horrors, who will play in Massachusetts from September 20 to October 2.

Bob Richard will direct the sci-fi musical with choreography by Diane Laurenson and musical direction by Dan Rodriguez.

The cast will be led by Andrew Montgomery Coleman as Seymour Krelborn, Kim Sava as Audrey, Ed Romanoff as Mr. Mushnik, Ryan Knowles as Orin Scrivello and others, Tarra Conner-Jones as Audrey II, Charlotte Odusanya as Crystal, Erica Durham as Ronnette, and Maria Sylvia Norris as Chiffon.

The ensemble includes Janaysia Gethers, Ross Griffin, TJ Lamando, Marissa Parness, Joseph Spieldenner and Alyssa Watkins.

Little Shop of Horrors is based on the cult 1960 film of the same name. The musical version made its Off-Broadway debut at the WPA Theater in 1982 (subsequently transferring to the Orpheum) starring Lee Wilkof and Ellen Greene in a role that would become her signature and one she would keep on film. A Broadway production was mounted in 2003 starring Hunter Foster and Kerry Butler. The Off-Broadway revival at the Westside Theater resumed its run on September 21, 2021, after temporarily closing in March 2020 due to the pandemic.

The production will also have scenic design by Kyle Dixon, costume coordination and additional costume design by Kelly Baker, lighting design by Jack Mehler, sound design by Alex Berg, assistant musical direction by Robert L. Rucinski and hair and wig design by Rachel Padula. -Shufelt. The production manager is Stephen MacDonald and the assistant manager is Dakotah Wiley Horan.

Little Shop of Horrors is produced for the North Shore Music Theater by owner-producer Bill Hanney, production art director Kevin P. Hill and associate producer-casting director Matthew Chappell.



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