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Brad Oscar, Christina Sajous, Anne L. Nathan & more to star in Broadway Bounty Hunter
Broadway Bounty Hunter begins its 10-week limited Off-Broadway engagement at the Greenwich House Theater on July 9, 2019.
Casting has been revealed to join previously announced "Orange Is the New Black" star Annie Golden in the New York premiere of Broadway Bounty Hunter, a new musical comedy by Joe Iconis (currently represented on Broadway by Be More Chill), which is set to play off-Broadway's Greenwich House Theater from July 9 through to September 15, 2019, with an official opening scheduled for July 23.
The cast includes Alan H. Green (as Lazarus), Tony Award nominee Brad Oscar (as Mac Roundtree), Emily Borromeo (as Shiro Jin), Badia Farha (as Sienna), Jasmine Forsberg (as Cortnie/Indigo), Omar Garibay (as Spark Plug/Director), Jared Joseph (as Felipe), and Christina Sajous (as Claudine Machine/Janessa).
In addition, Broadway veteran Anne L. Nathan will cover the titular role at Saturday matinee performances, whilst Emilie Battle will serve as swing.
Broadway Bounty Hunter features music and lyrics by Joe Iconis, with a book by Mr. Iconis, Lance Rubin, and Jason SweetTooth Williams and the Off-Broadway production is directed and choreographed by Jennifer Werner.
Synopsis: "Broadway Bounty Hunter is a fierce, funny and fearless new musical comedy inspired by the exploitation movies of the 1970s. Annie, a down-on-her-luck actress of a certain age, is asked to become a bounty hunter and capture a South American drug lord, as the musical chronicles a woman’s journey to find her inner strength and true badass identity – and save the theatre."
The creative team features music supervision and orchestrations by Charlie Rosen, vocal arrangements by Joel Waggoner, music direction by Geoffrey Ko, scenic design by Michael Schweikardt, lighting design by Jules Fisher and Peggy Eisenhauer, costume & wig design by Sarafina Bush, projection design by Brad Peterson, and sound design by Cody Spencer, with Nehemiah Luckett serving as Artistic Consultant.
Broadway Bounty Hunter held its world premiere at Barrington Stage in 2016 and this Off-Broadway premiere is produced by Jennifer Ashley Tepper and Allison Bressi.
(Photos courtesy of Vivacity Media Group)