Pictured: Cori Ann Weber
The Barn Players have announced the cast for their production of the Tony Award-winning musical THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY, running at The Arts Asylum August 23 through September 2. Based on the novel by Robert James Waller, THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY features music and lyrics by Jason Robert Brown (PARADE and HONEYMOON IN VEGAS) and a book by Marsha Norman (THE SECRET GARDEN and THE COLOR PURPLE).
The production is directed by Barn Players Artistic Director Eric Magnus, with musical direction by Michelle McIntire, and assistant direction and choreography by Valerie Martin. Cori Ann Weber plays Francesca, the Italian war bride living in rural Iowa, and Jacob Elliott is Robert Kincaid, the National Geographic photographer who arrives to photograph Madison County’s historic covered bridges. The rest of the ensemble includes Larissa Briley, Doug Dresslaer, Miles Fritz, Sarah Jeter, Barbara Jurgensmeier, Scott Kruse, Nathan Le, Brenna McConaughey, Jon Rizzo, Kora Wiedmaier, Shelby Bessette, Meaghan Coble, Sharon Johnson, Nancy Seeman, Daniel Vazquez, and Miles Wirth.
More info at thebarnplayers.org.