Road Show

New York City Center concludes its 2019 Encores! Off-Center season with a production of Stephen Sondheim & John Weidman's 2003 musical Road Show.

(Photos by Joan Marcus)

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Running time: 
1hr 40mins (no intermission)
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About Road Show:

Road Show tells the somewhat true story of two brothers who inherit a small fortune at the turn of the 20th Century and grab their piece of the American Dream in a country where anything seems possible.

Music & Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim with a Book by John Weidman
New York City Center
Will Davis
Will Davis
Cast list:
Chuck Cooper (as Papa Mizner), Raúl Esparza (as Wilson Mizner), Jin Ha (as Hollis Bessemer), Mary Beth Peil (as Mama Mizner), and Brandon Uranowitz (as Addison Mizner), with Brandon Contreras, Rheaume Crenshaw, Daniel Edwards, Marina Kondo, Jay Lusteck, Liz McCartney, Matt Moisey, Shereen Pimentel, Sharone Sayegh, and Vishal Vaidya
Other info:
Orchestrations by Jonathan Tunick and Music Direction by James Moore
Road Show Performance Dates & Times
Previews from: 
July 24, 2019
Opening date: 
July 24, 2019
July 27, 2019

Performance schedules for all shows are subject to change.

New York City Center

131 West 55th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenue), New York, NY 10019
Nearest subway station:
57th Street stations

Latest Road Show News & Features

Raúl Esparza & Brandon Uranowitz
New York City Center announces cast of Encores! Off-Center's Road Show
June 25, 2019

Complete casting has now been announced for the Encores! Off-Center production of Road Show, which begins performances at New York City Center's Mainstage on July 24, 2019, and runs through July 27.

Our Road Show Review

The complexities of togetherness have always provided the tension in Stephen Sondheim’s work, from his earliest lyrics, in West Side Story, to the time-traveling connection between John Wilkes Booth and Lee Harvey Oswald in Assassins. And while sister problems fueled by mother issues were at the heart of one of his greatest hits, Gypsy, the same dynamic, when applied to two adult brothers,... Read more