Gideon Glick returns as Seymour in Little Shop of Horrors at Westside Theatre
The smash hit Off-Broadway revival is currently booking through March 15, 2020.
Suddenly, Seymour... is being played by Gideon Glick! The Tony Award nominee returns to the leading role in the smash hit Off-Broadway revival of the cult classic musical Little Shop of Horrors at the Westside Theatre tonight, as previously reported. Two-time Tony Award nominee Jonathan Groff played his final performance as Seymour on January 19.
Glick previously covered the role for Groff from November 5 through November 17, 2019, during Groff's contractual duties to promote the release of "Frozen II."
Gideon Glick was last seen on Broadway in his Tony-nominated role of Dill in the smash hit production of To Kill a Mockingbird. His other Broadway credits include Significant Other, Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark, and Spring Awakening.
Little Shop of Horrors began previews at the Westside Theatre on September 17, 2019, ahead of an official opening on October 17.
The principal cast of Little Shop of Horrors currently includes Tony Award nominee Gideon Glick (as Seymour), Emmy Award winner Tammy Blanchard (as Audrey), two-time Tony Award winner Christian Borle (as Orin Scrivello D.D.S.), Tom Alan Robbins (as Mushnik), Kingsley Leggs (as The Voice of Audrey II), Ari Groover (as Ronnette), Salome Smith (as Crystal), and Joy Woods (as Chiffon).
Little Shop of Horrors, which first premiered Off-Broadway in 1982, features music by Alan Menken and a book & lyrics by Howard Ashman. This new production is directed by Michael Mayer and also features choreography by Ellenore Scott, music supervision, orchestrations & arrangements by Will Van Dyke, scenic design by Julian Crouch, lighting design by Bradley King, costume design by Tom Broecker, sound design by Jessica Paz, and puppet design by Nicholas Mahon.
Synopsis: "Seymour is a down-on-his-luck florist with a crush on his co-worker Audrey. When he discovers a mysterious – and voracious – plant, suddenly Seymour and Audrey are thrust into an epic battle that will determine the fate of the entire human race."
Little Shop of Horrors is produced Off-Broadway by Tom Kirdahy, Robert Ahrens, Hunter Arnold, Mickey Liddell, Curt Cronin and John Joseph.
Little Shop of Horrors Tickets are available now.
(Photo by Emilio Madrid-Kuser)