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‘Hairspray’ holds creative team

Show opens Feb. 17 in Vegas

The Vegas version of “Hairspray” will be staged by director Jack O’Brien and choreographer Jerry Mitchell, original members of the creative team that helped the tuner garner eight Tonys.

Joining stars Harvey Fierstein and Dick Latessa will be Susan Anton as Velma and Kamilah Martin, who is re-creating her Broadway role of Peaches. Kevin Spirtas takes on the part of Corny Collins.

Show starts previews Feb. 6 and opens Feb. 17.

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