'Dracula, The Musical' to close 2 Jan 2005
Mon 13 Dec 2004 'Dracula, The Musical' to close 2 Jan 2005 Dracula, The Musical is to close 2 Jan 2005 at the Belasco Theatre. Its last perfoemance will be on Sun, 2 Jan 2005 at 3pm, it had been booking to 27 Feb 2005. The musical opened on the 19 Aug 2004 at the Belasco Theatre, following previews from the 30 July 2004. Dracula stars Tom Hewitt as Dracula and Melissa Errico as Mina Murray. The production also features Stephen McKinley Henderson as Van Helsing, Don Stephenson as Renfield, Darren Ritchie as Jonathan Harker, Kelli OHara as Lucy Westenra, Chris Hoch as Arthur Holmwood, Shonn Wiley as Jack Seward, and Bart Shatto as Quincey Morris. The cast also includes Celina Carvajal, Melissa Fagan, Jenifer Foote, Anthony Holds, Pamela Jordan, Elizabeth Loyocano, Tracy Miller, Graham Rowat, Megan Sikora and Chuck Wagner Dracula is produced on Broadway by Dodger Stage Holding and Joop van den Ende, in association with Clear Channel Entertainment. The production will be directed by Des McAnuff, and choreographed by Mindy Cooper. Dracula features a book by Christopher Hampton , lyrics by Don Black and music by composer Frank Wildhorn. Dracula is a new musical vision of romance, terror and temptation based on the Bram Stoker classic novel. Set in Europe at the end of the Victorian Age, the production follows Dracula's lust for new blood and a small band of mortal men and women who must face his overwhelming seduction and mesmeric supernatural powers. Sets are by Heidi Ettinger; costumes by Catherine Zuber; lighting by Howell Binkley; and musical direction by Constantine Kitsopoulos.
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