The musical about the life of Princess Diana, Diana: A True Musical Story, is coming together. With rehearsals starting January 20th we were anticipating more casting news and we got it!
Previously it was announced that Jeanna de Waal (pictured above) would be portraying Diana, with Roe Hartrampf taking on the role of Prince Charles. Erin Davie will play Camilla Parker Bowles and they are joined by two-time Tony Award-winner Judy Kaye who will play Queen Elizabeth.
Now we know the complete cast and that includes Tessa Alves, Zach Adkins, Ashley Andrews, Austen Danielle Bohmer, Holly Ann Butler, Stephen Carrasco, Bruce Dow, Richard Gatta, Lauren E.J. Hamilton, Emma Hearn, Shaye Hopkins, Andre Jordan, Gareth Keegan, Nathan Lucrezio, Tomas Matos, Chris Medlin, Laura Stracko, and Bethany Ann Tesarck.
Diana features a book and lyrics by Joe DiPietro, and music and lyrics by David Bryan. Christopher Ashley is directing, with choreography from Kelly Devine, and music supervision by Ian Eisendrath.
Previews begin March 2, 2020 with an official opening of March 31st at the Longacre Theatre.