Sutton Foster, Gavin Creel, More Will Reunite for Thoroughly Modern Millie Reunion Concert at the Minskoff

Broadway News   Sutton Foster, Gavin Creel, More Will Reunite for Thoroughly Modern Millie Reunion Concert at the Minskoff
 
The Actors Fund benefit will also feature original cast members Harriet Harris, Marc Kudisch, Francis Jue, Megan McGinnis, and Sheryl Lee Ralph.
Sutton Foster in <i> Thoroughly Modern Millie</i>
Sutton Foster in Thoroughly Modern Millie Joan Marcus

A 15th anniversary reunion concert of the 2002 Tony-winning musical Thoroughly Modern Millie will be presented February 12 at the Minskoff Theatre to benefit The Actors Fund.

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Gavin Creel Joseph Marzullo/WENN

The 7:30 PM concert will star Tony Award winners Sutton Foster, Gavin Creel, and Harriet Harris, reprising their respective roles as Millie Dillmount, Jimmy Smith, and Mrs. Meers.

Joining the trio will be many other original cast members, including Marc Kudisch, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Francis Jue, and Anne L. Nathan. Megan McGinnis, who appeared in the original production as a replacement, will also take part.

Original creative team members Michael Mayer (director), Rob Ashford (choreographer), and Michael Rafter (musical director) will helm the evening.

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Based on the 1967 Academy Award-winning film, Thoroughly Modern Millie has a book by Dick Scanlan (who also penned the lyrics) and Richard Morris and music by Jeanine Tesori.

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Thoroughly Modern Millie was the 2002–2003 season's most celebrated show, nominated for 12 Tony Awards and winning six, including Best Musical, Best Actress in a Musical (Foster), Best Featured Actress in a Musical (Harris), Best Costume Design (Martin Pakledinaz), Best Choreography (Ashford), and Best Orchestrations (Doug Besterman and Ralph Burns).

“This will be a legendary night of world-class talent,” said Actors Fund Chairman Brian Stokes Mitchell in a statement. “I’m both honored and humbled that the producers, creative team and original cast are coming together to help those in need in our community.”

Original Broadway producers Hal Luftig, Kristen Caskey, and Mike Isaacson added, “To be able to revisit this show and bring many member of the original cast and creative team back together is a dream come true. And to be able to do this as a benefit for The Actors Fund, such an integral part of our theatrical community, is just icing on the cake."

For tickets (ranging $100–$1,500), visit ActorsFund.org/Millie or call (212) 221-7300, ext. 133.

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