Project Description

One of the most frequently performed shows in America. The story weaves many of Dr. Seuss’ most famous characters into an original work about loyalty, friendship and the power of the imagination. This is a shorter, one-act version, tailored for Theater for Young Audiences and school performances.

NOMINATED for 3 LUCILLE LORTEL AWARDS including BEST MUSICAL REVIVAL

NOMINATED for the DRAMA LEAGUE AWARD for OUTSTANDING REVIVAL OF A MUSICAL

The Off-Broadway Revival opened July 19, 2007 at the Lucille Lortel Theatre.

The revival of Seussical was produced by Theatreworks/USA in 2007, directed and choreographed by Marcia Milgrom Dodge.

“85 minutes of sweetness, humor and energetic high spirits.”

-New York Times

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Show Credits

Lucille Lortel Theatre
Produced by Theatreworks/USA
(Barbara Pasternack, Artistic Director; Ken Arthur, Managing Director)

Book by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty
Music by Stephen Flaherty
Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Conceived by Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Flaherty and Eric Idle
Based on the works of Dr. Seuss
Music orchestrated by Doug Besterman
Musical Director: W. Brent Sawyer
Music Tracks produced by Bryan Louiselle
Directed and Choreographed by Marcia Milgrom Dodge
Scenic Design by Narelle Sissons
Costume Design by Tracy Cristensen
Lighting Design by Matthew Richards
Sound Design by Eric Shim
Puppet Design by Eric Wright
Casting: Robin D. Carus

Kelly Felthous  Mayzie La Bird
Brian Michael Hoffman  Horton the Elephant
Nikka Graff Lanzarone  Bird Girl
Will Lee-Williams  Wickersham Brother
Ebony Marshall-Oliver  Sour Kangaroo/ Young Kangaroo
Amelia Morgan-Rothschild  Bird Girl/ Mrs. Mayor
Ben Tostado  Wickersham Brother
Josh Walden  Mayor of Who/ Wickersham Brother
Shorey Walker  The Cat in the Hat
Michael Wartella  JoJo
Karen Weinberg  Gertrude McFuzz
Ellen Zolezzi  Bird Girl

Understudies: Kennen Butler, Mallory Hawk, Krista Kurtzberg, Josh Walden