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New York City Center announces final casting for Encores! Call Me Madam
Call Me Madam runs from February 6 to 10, 2019 on New York City Center's Mainstage.
New York City Center has now revealed complete casting for its upcoming Encores! production of Call Me Madam as part of New York City Center's 75th Anniversary Season, which is scheduled to run on City Center's Mainstage from February 6 to 10, 2019. Joining previously announced Tony Award nominee Carmen Cusack (as Ambassador Sally Adams), alongside Ben Davis (as Cosmo Constantine), Adam Heller (as Congressman Wilkins), Carol Kane (as Grand Dutchess Sophie), Stanley Wayne Mathis (as Senator Borckbank), Brad Oscar (as Senator Gallagher), Michael Benjamin Washington (as Pemberton Maxwell), and Lauren Worsham (as Princess Maria), will be new additions to the cast Jason Gotay (as Kenneth Gibson), Darrell Hammond (as Grand Duke Otto), and Randy Rainbow (as Sebastian Sebastian).
The ensemble features Florrie Bagel, Daniel Berryman, Taeler Elyse Cyrus, Leslie Flesner, Ta’Nika Gibson, Christopher Gurr, Leah Horowitz, Javier Ignacio, Max Kumangai, Matt Loehr, Brandt Martinez, Skye Mattox, Timothy McDevitt, Harris Milgrim, Bethany Moore, Mary Page Nance, Robert Roby, Kathy Voytko, Sumi Yu, and Ricardo Zayas.
Call Me Madam features a book by Howard Lindsay & Russel Crouse, which centers around a brassy ambassador to the fictional European nation of Lichtenberg, and a score by Irving Berlin, including such standards as “It’s a Lovely Day Today,” “Something to Dance About,” and “You’re Just in Love.”
The Encores! production is directed by Casey Hushio and choreographed by Denis Jones, whilst the Encores! Orchestra is directed by Rob Berman.