Pictured: Michael David Allen
Spinning Tree Theatre has announced the 18 person cast for Stephen Sondheim’s ASSASSINS.
Directed by Artistic Director Michael Grayman-Parkhurst, the production features Michael David Allen (Balladeer), Liz Golson (Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme), Jerry Jay Cranford (John Wilkes Booth), Steven Eubank (Giuseppe Zangara), Jordan Fox (Leon Czolgosz), Robert J. Hingula (Charles Guiteau), Daniel Parman (Lee Harvey Oswald) Andy Penn (Samuel Byck), Tyler Rowe (John Hinckley), Julie Shaw (Sara Jane Moore), Devon Barnes, Connor Branson, Simon Schupp, Ryan Tucker, and Zachrey York. With youth ensemble members Charity Harris, Christian Harris, and Marshall Jones.
According to the press release ASSASSINS is widely considered the most controversial musical ever written. The show premiered off- Broadway in 1990 at Playwrights Horizons and won the 2004 Tony Award for Best Musical Revival. This is a unique vision of American history told through imagined interactions between antiheroes from John Wilkes Booth to Lee Harvey Oswald…from Charles Guiteau to John Hinckley. ASSASSINS is recommended for mature audiences.
ASSASSINS runs May 24th – June 11th at Just Off Broadway. For more information visit spinningtreetheatre.com.