Before they begin performances on Broadway, the cast members of Girl From the North Country gave a special preview of songs from the upcoming musical January 22.
The Broadway transfer of the musical, which originally made its world premiere at London’s Old Vic before transferring to the West End and then to Off-Broadway's Public Theater, will begin performances February 7 at the Belasco Theatre. Opening night is set for March 5.
Featuring a book and direction by Conor McPherson and music by Bob Dylan, the Great Depression–era set musical offers a slice-of-life look at a small community in Duluth, Minnesota, where the Laine family operates a rundown guesthouse.
Reprising their performances from The Public Theater 2018 Off-Broadway production are Tony nominees Marc Kudisch, and Mare Winningham, along with Todd Almond, Jeannette Bayardelle, Matthew Frederick Harris, Caitlin Houlahan, Robert Joy, Luba Mason, Ben Mayne, Tom Nelis, Colton Ryan, John Schiappa, Kimber Elayne Sprawl, Rachel Stern, Bob Walton, and Chelsea Lee Williams. New to the cast are Matt McGrath, Jay O. Sanders, Austin Scott, and ensemble members Jennifer Blood, Law Terrell Dunford, and Chiara Trentalange.