Broadway-Bound A Bronx Tale Gives First Look at New Leads Ariana DeBose and Bobby Conte Thornton
Ariana DeBose, Bobby Conte Thornton and Nick Cordero head the cast of A Bronx Tale. The new musical comes to Broadway after a world premiere at Paper Mill Playhouse earlier in the year. Book is by Chazz Palminteri and is based on his original one-man show. Alan Menken (music) and Glenn Slater (lyrics) provide the tunes which incorporate varied styles of early 1960s pop. Robert De Niro and Jerry Zaks co-direct the production. Performances begin November 3 at the Longacre Theatre. Here, the cast performs four songs in the rehearsal room.