Atlantic Theater Firm has introduced casting for the world premiere manufacturing of The Bedwetter, a brand new musical with a e book by Drama Desk Award winner Joshua Harmon and Emmy Award winner Sarah Silverman, lyrics by Emmy Award winner Adam Schlesinger and Sarah Silverman, music by Adam Schlesinger, choreography by Byron Easley, and route by Lucille Lortel Award winner Anne Kauffman. Tony Award winner David Yazbek serves as a artistic guide.
The Bedwetter will function Ashley Blanchet (Waitress), Rick Crom (HBO’s “Divorce”), Charlotte Elizabeth Curtis (Off-Broadway debut), Zoe Glick (Frozen), Darren Goldstein (The Little Foxes), Caissie Levy (Caroline, or Change), Charlotte MacLeod (Off-Broadway debut), Ellyn Marie Marsh (The Rose Tattoo), Tony Award winner Bebe Neuwirth (Chicago, “Cheers”), Margot Weintraub (Off-Broadway debut), and Emily Zimmerman (Off-Broadway debut).
Based mostly on the bestselling memoir of the identical identify, The Bedwetter will start performances on Saturday, April thirtieth and can open Monday, Could twenty third for a restricted engagement via Sunday, June nineteenth, 2022 Off-Broadway on the Linda Gross Theater (336 West twentieth Avenue).
Meet Sarah. She’s humorous. She’s soiled. She’s 10. And she or he’s received a secret that you will by no means guess (except you learn the title).
The Bedwetter will function scenic design by Laura Jellinek, costume design by Kaye Voyce, lighting design by Japhy Weideman, sound design by Kai Harada, projection design by Lucy Mackinnon, music route by Henry Aronson, music supervision and coordination by Dean Sharenow, orchestrations by David Chase, hair and wig design by Tom Watson, dialects by Kate Wilson, and casting by The Telsey Workplace; Rachel Hoffman, CSA. Richard Hodge serves as manufacturing stage supervisor.
The Bedwetter is supported, partly, by beneficiant funds from the Nationwide Endowment for the Arts.
ASHLEY BLANCHET (Miss New Hampshire) was most lately seen as Daybreak in Waitress on the Barrymore Theater. Different Broadway credit embrace Frozen (the place she was first black girl to play the position of Elsa), Stunning, Annie (Star-To-Be), and Memphis. Favourite regional credit embrace Cinderella (Title position; Papermill Playhouse), Oklahoma! (Ado Annie; Pittsburgh Civic Gentle Opera), How one can Succeed… (Rosemary; Houston Theater Underneath the Stars), and Little Store of Horrors (Audrey; Kansas Metropolis Repertory Theater). Movie: Higher Nate Than Ever on Disney+. She voiced the character of Raquelle within the new animated brief movie, Are You Okay by WonderMedia. Ashley acquired her BFA in Musical Theater from The College of Michigan the place she was awarded the Kurt Weill Award for Excellence in Theater. Ashley can also be a proud alum of The Boston Ballet, Dance Theater of Harlem, and The Walnut Hill Faculty in Natick, MA.
RICK CROM (Dr. Riley) is a songwriter, actor, and comic. He got here to New York in 1979 from Chicago with the acclaimed improv comedy group, Chicago Metropolis Limits. As an actor he appeared on Broadway within the authentic casts of The Goodbye Lady, Footloose, and Urinetown. On tv he is had roles on HBO’s “Divorce,” “Home of Playing cards,” “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” “Ray Donovan,” “The Good Struggle,” “Elementary” and others. He additionally stars as Howard Coselle within the movie The Lennon Report and appeared in Steven Speilberg’s The Put up. He’s the creator of a number of Off-Broadway revues together with Newsical the Musical which ran for 10 years on Theater Row. He’s additionally the topic of the documentary, Oh Rick. At present he teaches comedy writing and efficiency on the Comedy Cellar in NYC and performs there usually.
CHARLOTTE ELIZABETH CURTIS (Ally) is thrilled to be making her Off-Broadway Debut in The Bedwetter after performing within the 2021 staged studying with the Atlantic Theater Firm! Favourite latest theater credit embrace Small Alison in Enjoyable House (Vam York Theater), Flora in Flip of The Screw (Excessive Springs Playhouse), James in James and The Big Peach and Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz (Cofrin Performing Arts Middle). Charlotte thanks her superb representatives, Barry Kolker and Jackie Reid (Little Angels Limitless), for serving to make her goals a actuality. She thanks her coaches, Emilia Sargent, Katrina Mendez and Bo Broadwell, for exhibiting her that expertise is nice, apply is best, and keenness is greatest! She’s extremely grateful to Rachel Hoffman and Telsey Casting, fellow bedwetter Sarah Silverman, Director Anne Kauffman, and the whole artistic workforce for this large alternative. “Mother, Dad, and Grant, thanks for being my largest followers!” Insta: @Charlotte_E_Curtis
ZOE GLICK (Sarah) is happy to make her Atlantic Theater debut! Broadway: Frozen. Off-Broadway: Unknown Soldier (Playwrights Horizons). Nationwide Excursions: Les Miserables (Unique Revival Solid), The Sound of Music. Zoe can at present be heard because the voice of Deema in Season 6 of Nickelodeon’s “Bubble Guppies.” Thanks to Daniel Goldstein, Clifton Samuels, Ellyn Marsh, Chris York, David Madore, Bonnie Shumofsky Bloom (Stewart), Naomi Kolstein (Bohemia Group), Anne Kauffman, Rachel Hoffman, Sarah Silverman for entrusting me to inform her story and to my household and buddies for his or her love and assist. IG @zozonyc
DARREN GOLDSTEIN (Donald). Broadway: Lillian Hellman’s The Little Foxes, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson. Off-Broadway: Continuity, The Madrid (Manhattan Theatre Membership); Rasheeda Talking, The Good Mom, Abigail’s Occasion (Lortel Nom. Featured Actor), Mouth to Mouth, Terrorism (The New Group); Oohrah! (Atlantic Theater); Mary Rose (The Winery). Regional: The Forgotten Lady (Bay Avenue), Past Remedy (Williamstown/Bay Avenue). Movie: Sharper, Paterno, Detroit, The Lady on the Prepare, Limitless. TV: Charles Wilkes on “Ozark,” Jackie Bennett on “American Crime Story: Impeachment,” Oscar Hodges on “The Affair,” “Underneath the Banner of Heaven,” “Inside Amy Schumer,” “Nurse Jackie,” “Blindspot,” “Damages,” “American Odyssey.” MFA: NYU Graduate Performing Program.
CAISSIE LEVY (Beth Ann) lately starred in her seventh Broadway present, Roundabout’s Caroline, or Change, at Studio 54. On Broadway, she created the roles of Elsa in Disney’s Frozen and Fantine within the revival of Les Misérables. On Broadway and London’s West Finish, she originated the roles of Sheila within the Tony Award profitable revival of Hair, and Molly in Ghost. Different Broadway credit embrace Elphaba in Depraved (LA); Penny in Hairspray (additionally 1st nationwide tour & Toronto); Maureen in Lease (nationwide tour). Off-Broadway credit embrace First Daughter’s Suite (The Public Theater); Homicide Ballad (MTC). Caissie’s voice will be heard on 5 authentic forged albums, and her solo EP, With You, is obtainable wherever you purchase your music. In live performance, she backed up Sir Rod Stewart in his Las Vegas residency, headlined Carnegie Corridor with the New York Pops, and usually performs solo throughout the US, UK and Canada. caissielevy.com IG/Twitter: @CaissieLevy
CHARLOTTE MacLEOD (Abby), a New York Metropolis-based actor, is thrilled to be making her Off-Broadway debut in The Bedwetter! Theater credit embrace Abby within the staged studying of The Bedwetter in 2021 at Theater Row, the Merkin Live performance Corridor collection, Broadway Shut Up, Younger Virginia Galilei in a staged studying of Galileo on the Powerhouse Theater-Vassar School and as a soloist at Bergen Performing Arts Middle, the Laurie Beechman Theater and lots of different cabaret occasions. TV/Movie: PBS Youngsters “Cyberchase for Actual,” “Saturday Night time Stay,” the brief movie Margo and Perry, and a number of other nationwide commercials. Charlotte wish to thank her mother and father and brother for his or her love and assist, her superior supervisor, Lisa Calli, and her fantastic brokers Ellen and Rachel at Paradigm.
ELLYN MARIE MARSH (Mrs. Dembo). Broadway/OBC: Enron, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Kinky Boots, Fairly Lady and The Rose Tattoo. Co-host of the True Crime Comedy Podcast: Obsessive about Disappeared. Creator of the online collection “Turning the Tables,” & “Gettin Peggy Wit It”. Mother to essentially the most hilarious daughter (Lola) and Dealer Joe’s fanatic. Many due to Anne, Sarah, Rach and the Ebook Membership. Instagram/Twitter/TikTok: @ellynmarsh
BEBE NEUWIRTH (Nana). Broadway: A Refrain Line (Sheila), Little Me (Monique), Dancin’ (Principal), Candy Charity (Nickie; Tony Award), Rattling Yankees (Lola), Chicago (Velma Kelly; Tony, Astaire, Drama Desk, Outer Circle Critics, and Drama League Distinguished Efficiency of the 12 months Awards), Fosse (principal) The Addams Household (Morticia). Off-Broadway: Right here Lies Jenny (Zipper), Ashley Montana (Flea), Author’s Block (Atlantic), A Midsummer Night time’s Dream (Basic Stage Firm). Regional: West Facet Story (Anita), The Taming of the Shrew (Katherine). London’s West Finish: Kiss Of The Spiderwoman (Aurora/Spiderwoman). Revue: Upstairs at O’Neal’s; Cabaret Verboten. TV: “Cheers” (Lilith; 2 Emmy Awards), “Sprint & Lily” (Dorothy Parker; Emmy nom.), “Regulation & Order: Trial By Jury,” “Bored To Demise.” Movie: Inexperienced Card, Bugsy, Jumanji, Liberty Heights, Summer time Of Sam, The College, Movie star, Undertake A Sailor; and so on. CDs: Bebe Neuwirth – Porcelain; Tales…in NYC, Stay at 54Below. Recipient of the 2007 ROLEX Dance Award; 2007 Dance Journal Award; 2011 Actors Fund Medal of Honor; Honorary Ziegfeld Lady.
MARGOT WEINTRAUB (Amy) is thrilled to be making her Off-Broadway debut. Theater: Meow Meow Vacation Present at BAM. TV: “Hunters.” Movie: Higher Nate than Ever. Margot thanks supervisor John Mara Jr., brokers Mallory Tucker and David Doan at CESD and voice coach Tristian Wyant for all the time believing in her. She is so grateful to the whole Bedwetter workforce, Sarah Silverman, and Telsey Casting for the chance to assist inform this lovely human story.
EMILY ZIMMERMAN (Laura). The Bedwetter marks Emily’s Off-Broadway debut! Emily carried out as Laura in three staged readings of The Bedwetter and is past thrilled to be forged within the manufacturing. Regional credit embrace Annie in Annie Warbucks (Theater on the Middle), Elf (Marriott Theatre), Bedknobs and Broomsticks (staged studying, Chicago Shakespeare), The 12 months I Did not Go To Faculty (Chicago Youngsters’s Theatre). Emily wish to thank her superb supervisor Lisa Calli and agent Barry Kolker. Particular due to Rachel Hoffman at Telsey for all the time believing in her. Lastly, with a lot gratitude and like to the splendidly artistic and incomparable Sarah Silverman and the Atlantic Theater Firm.
JOSHUA HARMON’s (Ebook) performs embrace Dangerous Jews, Vital Different, Admissions, Skintight, and Prayer for the French Republic. His performs have been produced on Broadway; Off-Broadway at Roundabout Theatre Firm, Lincoln Middle Theater and Manhattan Theater Membership; throughout the nation at Geffen Playhouse, Speakeasy, Studio Theatre, Theater Wit, About Face, Actor’s Categorical, and The Magic, amongst others; and internationally on the West Finish and in a dozen nations. He’s a two-time MacDowell fellow and an Affiliate Artist at Roundabout. Graduate of Juilliard.
SARAH SILVERMAN (Ebook & Lyrics) is a two-time Emmy Award-winning comic, actress, author, and producer. She at present hosts her weekly podcast, the critically acclaimed The Sarah Silverman Podcast, obtainable on iTunes and wherever podcasts can be found. Silverman beforehand hosted the Emmy and Writers Guild nominated Hulu collection “I Love You, America.” She has a number of tasks exterior of her podcast, together with the upcoming TBS collection “Silly Pet Tips,” and the indie psychological thriller Viral starring alongside Blair Underwood. She additionally co-starred reverse Jennifer Lopez, and Owen Wilson within the function movie Marry Me. One of the achieved standups of her technology, her most up-to-date standup particular, “A Speck of Mud,” garnered two Emmy nominations and a Grammy nomination. Her different tv and movie work contains “Masters of Intercourse,” “Bob’s Burgers,” Battle of the Sexes, I Smile Again, and the Wreck-It Ralph motion pictures. Her first e book – a memoir referred to as The Bedwetter: Tales of Braveness, Redemption, and Pee – was launched in 2010 and have become a New York Instances Bestseller.
ADAM SCHLESINGER (Music & Lyrics) was a songwriter and music producer and a founding member of the bands Fountains of Wayne and Ivy. He received three Emmys and a Grammy and was nominated for Oscar, Tony, and Golden Globe Awards. He additionally co-wrote and produced greater than 150 songs for the tv present “Loopy Ex-Girlfriend” starring Rachel Bloom. His different work contains the title tune from the Tom Hanks-directed movie That Factor You Do; the Broadway musical adaptation of John Waters’ movie Cry-Child; authentic songs for the Tony Awards, carried out by Neil Patrick Harris; manufacturing and authentic songs for The Monkees’ albums Good Instances and Christmas Occasion; and, with David Javerbaum, authentic songs for Stephen Colbert’s A Colbert Christmas: The Best Reward Of All. Adam’s ultimate undertaking was music and lyrics for The Bedwetter. He died on the age of 52 from Covid-19.
DAVID YAZBEK (Artistic Marketing consultant). A diverse profession as a recording artist, Emmy Award-winning TV and screenwriter, music producer, and pianist has in some way led Yazbek to change into certainly one of Broadway’s preeminent composer/lyricists. The Band’s Go to earned him a Tony Award, Obie, New York Drama Critics Circle, Lucille Lortel, Outer Critics Circle and two Drama Desk awards. The Full Monty, Soiled Rotten Scoundrels, Ladies on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown and Tootsie have acquired a mixed 35 Tony Award nominations, together with 4 for Greatest Rating. As a recording artist, Yazbek is chargeable for 5 albums: The Laughing Man, Tock, Damascus, Tape Recorder and Evil Monkey Man. He has written and/or produced for such acts as XTC, Ruben Blades, The Persuasions, Joe Jackson, Tito Puente and lots of others. He additionally produced the unique forged albums of his Broadway exhibits. He has three Grammy Award® nominations. Lately, he has scored the ultimate season of HBO’s “Boardwalk Empire,” composed music for Larry David’s Fish within the Darkish and written songs and music for A lot Ado About Nothing at Central Park’s Delacorte Theater, all whereas opening productions of Scoundrels and Ladies on the Verge in London’s West Finish. In previous lives, he has written dozens of scripts and lots of songs for tv and movie, received an Emmy Award® for his stint on “Late Night time with David Letterman” and wrote the unrelenting theme tune for “The place within the World is Carmen Sandiego?”
BYRON EASLEY (Choreography). Broadway: Slave Play (Antonyo nomination). Off-Broadway: Slave Play (New York Theatre Workshop); X: Or Betty Shabazz V. The Nation (Performing Firm [Lucille Lortel nomination]); The Bubbly Black Lady Sheds Her Chameleon Pores and skin (Encores! New York Metropolis Middle); Langston in Harlem (City Phases [SDC’s Joe A. Callaway Award, Audelco Award]). Regional: Gun & Powder (Signature Theatre VA); Matilda (Olney Theatre [Helen Hayes nomination]); Twelfth Night time (Yale Repertory Theatre); The Wiz (TUTS); Unison, The Wiz, A Comedy of Errors (OSF); 5 Guys Named Moe (Area Stage [Helen Hayes Nomination]); Jelly’s Final Jam [Suzi Bass Award], Refined Women [Suzi Bass Award] (Alliance). Affiliate Arts Professor at NYU Tisch.
ANNE KAUFFMAN (Director). Hearth in My Mouth (New York Philharmonic); The Fortunate Ones (Ars Nova); Hundred Days (NYTW, Underneath the Radar Pageant/The Public Theater, La Jolla Playhouse, Z Area, The Know Theater); Mary Jane (NYTW & Yale Rep); Marvin’s Room (Roundabout Theatre Firm); Assassins (Encores! Off-Middle); Sunset, Yellow Moon (Ladies’s Venture/Ars Nova), A Life (Lortel nomination, Drama League Nomination); Marjorie Prime (Lortel Nomination, Drama League Nomination); Detroit, Your Mom’s Copy of the Kama Sutra, and Maple and Vine (Playwrights Horizons); The Nether, Smokefall (MCC); Buzzer (The Public); Belleville (Lortel Nomination, NYTW, Yale Rep, Steppenwolf); You Received Older (Drama Desk Nomination, P73 Productions); Someplace Enjoyable, God’s Ear (New Georges and Winery Theater); Beautiful, Slowgirl (LCT3). She is a Resident Director at Roundabout Theater, Creative Affiliate and Founding Member of The Civilians, a Clubbed Thumb Affiliate Artist and co-creator of the CT Directing Fellowship, a New Georges Affiliate Artist, an SDC Government Board Member, and Trustee of SDCF. Kauffman’s awards embrace three Obies, the Joan and Joseph Cullman Award for Distinctive Creativity from Lincoln Middle, the Alan Schneider Director Award, a Lucille Lortel Award, and the Joe A. Callaway.