February 4, 2011

Addams Family Welcomes New Members

As previously reported Roger Rees will join the company on March 22 as Gomez Addams. Until Rees’ arrival, Merwin Foard will play the role.

Bebe Neuwirth will remain in the role of Morticia Addams.

Joining the cast on March 8 will be Heidi Blickenstaff as Alice Beineke, Adam Grupper (Brighton Beach Memoirs) as Mal Beineke, Brad Oscar (Tony-nominated for The Producers) as Fester, Rachel Potter (Wicked national tour) as Wednesday Addams and Jesse Swenson (Spring Awakening) as Wednesday’s love interest, Lucas Beineke.

Original cast members Nathan Lane, Kevin Chamberlin, Terrence Mann, Carolee Carmello, Krysta Rodriguez and Wesley Taylor will give their final performances on March 6.