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Southern Comfort Musical to Play Off-Broadway; the Public Theater Appeals for Transgender Actors

BroadwayWorld.com reports that NAMT member The Public Theater has added a production of Festival 2012 show Southern Comfort to their 2015-2016 downtown season.

Transformative tuner Southern Comfort has been added to the Public Theater’s 2015-16 downtown season. Directed by Thomas Caruso, the off-Broadway production will feature a book and lyrics by Dan Collins and music by Julianne Wick Davis, and is scheduled to begin previews on February 23, 2016. Opening night is set for March 7 and the show will play a limited engagement through March 27 in the Public’s Anspacher Theater.

In casting the musical, the Public wants to meet with actors and singers who identify as transgender; contact details are below. The complete company will be announced later.

Read the whole article at BroadwayWorld.com.

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