Official production photos released for Carousel on Broadway

Check out these photos of the Broadway revival of Carousel ahead of tonight's official opening at the Imperial Theatre.

Jessie Mueller & Joshua Henry in Carousel

Official production photos of the Broadway revival of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel have been released ahead of tonight's official opening at Broadway's Imperial Theatre. This new production of the classic musical is directed by three-time Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien, choreographed by Justin Peck, and stars a host of Broadway talent, including Tony Award winner Jessie Mueller (as Julie Jordan), two-time Tony Award nominee Joshua Henry (as Billy Bigelow), opera sensation Renée Fleming (as Nettie Fowler), Lindsay Mendez​ (as Carrie Pipperidge), Amar Ramasar (as Jigger), Brittany Pollack (as Louise), Alexander Gemignani (as Enoch Snow), Margaret Colin (as Mrs. Mullins), and Tony Award nominee John Douglas Thompson (as Starkeeper).

Take a look at these gorgeous production shots...

Renée Fleming & Jessie Mueller

Lindsay Mendez and Alexander Gemignani

Joshua Henry

The Company of Carousel

Amar Ramasar and the Company of Carousel

Jessie Mueller & Joshua Henry

Synopsis: "Set in a New England mill town, Carousel tells the tragic tale of romance between carnival barker Billy Bigelow and factory-worker Julie Jordan."

The score consists of such musical theatre standards as “If I Loved You,” “June Is Bustin’ Out All Over,” and “You’ll Never Walk Alone.”

The musical first premiered on Broadway in 1945 and has since enjoyed a total of four Broadway revivals. It was last staged on the Great White Way by Lincoln Center Theater in 1994, picking up five Tony Awards including "Best Revival of a Musical".

The creative team for this production features musical supervision and direction by Andy Einhorn, orchestrations by Jonathan Tunick, scenic design by Santo Loquasto, costume design by Ann Roth, lighting design by Jules Fisher and Peggy Eisenhauer, and sound design by Scott Lehrer.

Carousel is produced on Broadway by Scott Rudin and Roy Furman.

Carousel Tickets are available now for performances through to September 2, 2018.

(Photos by Julieta Cervantes)