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TriStar Pictures cast:
SHIRLEY MACLAINE as Ouiser, OLYMPIA DUKAKIS as Clairee, SALLY FIELDS as
M'Lynn, JULIA ROBERTS as Shelby, DARYL HANNAH as Annelle,
and DOLLY PARTON as Truvy
THE ADDAMS FAMILY
September 11 - October 24, 2015
musical features an original story, and it's every father's
nightmare. Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up
and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family -
a man her parents have never met. And if that weren't upsetting enough,
Wednesday confides in her father and begs him not to tell her mother. Now,
Gomez must do something he's never done before - keep a secret from
his beloved wife, Morticia. Everything will change for the whole family on
the fateful night they host a dinner for Wednesday's 'normal' boyfriend and
As part of the cast, the Broadway production had a long list of theatre
heavy-weights including Nathan Lane as Gomez, Bebe Neuwirth as Morticia,
Terrence Mann as Mal Beineke, Carolee Carmello as Alice Beineke, Kevin
Chamberlin as Uncle Fester, and Jackie Hoffman as Grandma. Nominated for two
Tony Awards, five Outer Critics Circle Awards (winner - Outstanding Set
Design), and eight Drama Desk Awards (winner - Outstanding Set Design), the
production opened at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre in the spring of 2010 and
played for over 700 performances and 35 previews before it closed on New
Year's Eve 2011.
The Addams were created by cartoonist Charles Addams in 1938 as a "satirical
inversion of the ideal American family." From their debut until the time of
Addams' death in 1988, the eccentric and macabre family appeared in a series
of 150 single panel cartoons in varies publications, most notably The New
Yorker. The comics later inspired a 1960s television show starring John
Astin as Gomez and a series of feature films in the 90's.
The Addams Family is one of the newest and most recent Broadway shows
to appear at Way Off Broadway following its New York run. An over-the-top
musical romp with characters everyone knows and loves, this show will leave
audiences rolling in the aisles. It's an area premiere not to be missed.
Due to the nature of
theatrical bookings, all shows and dates are subject to chenge.