The musical adaptation of Frozen for Broadway now has a principle cast. Disney has announced that Caissie Levy (Ghost, Les Miserables, Hair) will be playing the role of Elsa. Patti Murin (Lysistrata Jones, Xanadu) will portray her sister Anna. In the original film these were the roles of Idena Menzel and Kristen Bell, respectively.
Several other solid Broadway actors will be joining the cast of Frozen as well. Jelani Alladin will play Kristoff, Greg Hildreth (Peter and the Starcatcher) will play Olaf, John Riddle will be Hans and Robert Creighton the Duke of Weselton. Rob Ashford (Evita, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying) will be joining the crew as choreographer. He is joining new director Michael Grandage’s creative team.
Frozen will begin its first run in Denver August 17 – October 1 before it moves to Broadway in New York in the spring of 2018 at the St. James Theater.
Frozen is the musical adaptation of the hit 2013 animated film.