"Into the Woods" - James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim - Emerson Colonial Theatre (Boston, MA.)

The Emerson Colonial Theatre

Presents The Critically Acclaimed  and Much Beloved Broadway Production Of

"INTO THE WOODS"

Coming To Boston For Exclusive, Strictly Limited Engagement  

Featuring Broadway Stars Montego Glover, Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus and Gavin Creel to Reprise Their Roles

Book by James Lapine

Music & Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim 

Directed by Lear deBessonet 

Choreography by Lorin Latarro

Music Supervision by Rob Berman

Cast Includes: Montego Glover as The Witch, Stephanie J. Block as The Baker’s Wife, Sebastian Arcelus as The Baker and Gavin Creel as Cinderella’s Prince/Wolf, Cole Thompson as Jack, Katy Geraghty as Little Red Ridinghood, David Patrick Kelly as The Narrator, Nancy Opel as Cinderella’s Stepmother, Aymee Garcia as Jack’s Mother, Ta’Nika Gibson as Lucinda, Brooke Ishibashi as Florinda, Kennedy Kanagawa as Milky White, Jim Stanek as the Steward, and Alysia Velez as Rapunzel. (Note: Further casting will be announced at a later date)

Creative Team Includes: 

Tony Award winner David Rockwell (Scenic Design), Andrea Hood (Costume Design), Tyler Micoleau (Lighting Design), Tony Award winner Scott Lehrer & Alex Neumann (Co-Sound Designers), James Ortiz (Puppet Design), Cookie Jordan (Hair, Wigs & Makeup Design). Casting is by Telsey & Co. with Production Supervision by Cody Renard Richard.

Performances:

March 21, 2023 through March 26, 2023 

(Contact Box Office for Exact Times)

TICKETS:

Tickets for “INTO THE WOODS” will be available starting

December 15 at 12:00pm by calling # 888-616-0272 or online at www.emersoncolonialtheatre.com

Online and phone ticket purchases are subject to standard service fees.

Box Office: 106 Boylston Street, Boston, MA. 02116

Hours: Tuesday-Sunday starting at noon. 

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106 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116
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“INTO THE WOODS” is produced on Broadway by Jujamcyn Theaters; Jordan Roth; New York City Center; Daryl Roth; Hunter Arnold; Concord Theatricals; Nicole Eisenberg; Jessica R. Jenen; Michael Cassel Group; Kevin Ryan; ShowTown Productions; Armstrong, Gold & Ross; Nicole Kastrinos, Executive Producer.

(Photo: Stephanie J. Block as "The Baker’s Wife" and Sebastian Arcelus as "The Baker" in Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's musical "INTO THE WOODS" playing at the Emerson Colonial Theatre from March 21 through March 26, 2023. Photo Credit: Matthew Murphy and Evan Zimmerman)

ABOUT THE SHOW

The hugely acclaimed and much beloved Broadway production of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s Tony Award®-winning triumph, “INTO THE WOODS, will play a series of exclusive engagements across the U.S. in 2023, including one week in Boston.

“INTO THE WOODS, which became the first Broadway hit of the 2022/2023 season after its sold-out run at New York City Center Encores!, is directed by Lear deBessonet, with music supervision by Rob Berman and choreographed by Lorin Latarro

This production is dedicated to the memory of Stephen Sondheim.

The company will also include – direct from Broadway – Cole Thompson as Jack, Katy Geraghty as Little Red Ridinghood, David Patrick Kelly as The Narrator, Nancy Opel as Cinderella’s Stepmother, Aymee Garcia as Jack’s Mother, Ta’Nika Gibson as Lucinda, Brooke Ishibashi as Florinda, Kennedy Kanagawa as Milky White, Jim Stanek as the Steward, and Alysia Velez as Rapunzel.

“INTO THE WOODS” first premiered on Broadway in 1987, winning three Tony Awards including Best Score and Best Book

It has since been produced throughout the world and was adapted into a major motion picture in 2014. 

Following a sold-out New York City Center Encores! run in May 2022, the production transferred to Broadway as a limited engagement beginning July 2022, marking its first time on Broadway in 20 years. 

Following tremendous critical acclaim and audience demand, it was extended twice and will conclude its Broadway run on January 8, 2023

ABOUT THE EMERSON COLONIAL THEATRE

In its storied history, The Emerson Colonial Theatre has debuted such seminal Broadway shows as Anything Goes Porgy and Bess Oklahoma! Born Yesterday Follies A Little Night Music Grand Hotel , and La Cage aux Folles, among others. Reviving a great theatrical tradition, Boston’s newly restored Emerson Colonial Theatre officially re-opened its doors in July 2018 with the pre-Broadway World Premiere of Moulin Rouge! The Musical . Emerson Colonial Theatre, which opened in 1900 with a production of Ben-Hur, is the oldest continuously operated theater in Boston; as well as being amongst the most magnificent, having retained most of its original period details. A theatre for the community, Emerson Colonial Theatre will once again contribute to the rich cultural landscape of Boston, with a new and varied program of Broadway shows, live music, comedy and events.


Emerson Colonial Theatre

106 Boylston Street

Boston, MA 02116

www.emersoncolonialtheatre.com