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Broadway's New 'Company' Stars Gather to Celebrate Casting News!

The Broadway revival of the musical Company is one of the most anticipated shows of the season and the newly announced stars gathered to celebrate the casting announcement!

Matt Doyle (Jamie), Etai Benson (Paul), Claybourne Elder (Andy), and Bobby Conte Thornton (P.J.) stepped up to the bar at the iconic Broadway watering hole, Joe Allen, on Monday night (October 21) in New York City.

The four actors will join a cast that also includes Tony winners Katrina Lenk and Patti LuPone.

Meet the full cast of the musical, which will hit Broadway in March 2020.

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Broadway's 'Company' Revival Sets Star-Studded Cast to Join Katrina Lenk & Patti LuPone!

The Stephen Sondheim musical Company is returning to Broadway next year for a gender-bent revival and the full cast has been announced!

Tony winner Katrina Lenk will be playing Bobbie, a character that was previously referred to as Bobby and played by a man in past productions. Patti LuPone will be making a highly anticipated return to the New York stage as Joanne.

Joining the cast (and pictured below from left to right) are Matt Doyle as Jamie, Christopher Fitzgerald as David, Christopher Sieber as Harry, Jennifer Simard as Sarah, Terence Archie as Larry, Etai Benson as Paul, Nikki Renee Daniels as Jenny, Claybourne Elder as Andy, Greg Hildreth as Peter, Kyle Dean Massey as Theo, and Bobby Conte Thornton as P.J.

Director Marianne Elliott collaborated with Sondheim to update the musical and bring the story into the 21st century. In Company, musical theatre’s most iconic bachelor becomes a bachelorette. At Bobbie’s (Lenk) 35th birthday party, all her friends are wondering why isn’t she married? Why can’t she find the right man? And, why can’t she settle down and have a family?

The musical will begin performances on March 2, 2020 ahead of an official opening night on March 22, 2020, which happens to be Sondheim‘s 90th birthday.