Cast set for ‘Sunday in the Park’

Roundabout revival opens Feb. 21

Michael Cumpsty (“Copenhagen”), Alexander Gemignani (“Sweeney Todd”), Jessica Molaskey (“Parade”), Mary Beth Peil (“Nine”) and David Turner (“The Ritz”) are among the American thesps rounding out the cast of the Roundabout’s revival of the Stephen Sondheim-James Lapine tuner “Sunday in the Park With George.”

They join Brit thesps Daniel Evans and Jenna Russell, reprising the lead roles they played in London. The “Sunday” revival began life at London’s Menier Chocolate Factory in 2005 and transferred to the West End the next year.

Roundabout staging, which begins perfs in January, is directed by Sam Buntrock (who helmed in London), and co-produced by Boyett Ostar Prods. and the Chocolate Factory’s David Babani, among others.

“Sunday” begins previews at Studio 54 on Jan. 25 for a Feb. 21 opening.

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