One of Broadway’s newest additions, Peter and the Starcatcher is nominated for 9 Tony® Awards. The show’s official website, peterandthestarcatcher.com, describes the play as “a wildly theatrical, hilarious and innovative retelling of how a miserable orphan came to be The Boy Who Never Grew Up, PETER AND THE STARCATCHER upends the century-old legend of Peter Pan.”
The show stars Christian Borle as Black Stache and Celia Keenan-Bolger as Molly, both nominated for Tony® Awards. “[Borle] appeared in both the La Jolla Playhouse and NYTW productions of Peter and the Starcatcher, earning a Lucille Lortel Award, as well as Drama Desk and Drama League Award nominations, for his performance. He currently stars as composer Tom Levitt in NBC’s acclaimed new drama series, “Smash” (peterandthestarcatcher.com). [Keenan-Bloger] comes directly from Merrily We Roll Along at City Center Encores where she played Mary Flynn. Broadway: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Tony Award Nomination, Drama Desk Award for Best Ensemble, Theatre World Award), Les Miserables (Drama Desk nom.)” (peterandthestarcatcher.com).
Peter and the Starcatcher tells the story of one of the most popular characters of all time, before he became the Peter we’ve all grown to love. So if you’re a Peter Pan fan, and never want to grow up, don’t miss the play that will let you “discover the Neverland you never knew” (peterandthestarcatcher.com).
Don’t forget to tune in on Sunday, June 10 at 8/7c to see the cast of Peter and the Starcatcher at the Tony® Awards!