Producers have announced that Tony nominee Laura Bell Bundy has joined the cast of the upcoming lab presentation of The Honeymooners, the Broadway-bound new musical comedy based on the legendary CBS television series of the same name.
Bundy will play Trixie Norton, a role previously performed by Megan Hilty in earlier readings. Michael McGrath will reprise his role as Ralph Kramden, along with Hank Azaria as Ed Norton and Leslie Kritzer as Alice Kramden.
The invitation-only presentations will take place April 7 and 8. The cast also includes Holly Ann Butler, Lewis Cleale, Colin Cunliffe, Chris Dwan, Sasha Hutchings, Eloise Kropp, Cory Lingner, Will Mann, Skye Mattox, Michael Scirrotto, Manny Stark, Gerry Vichi, Michael Walters, Cody Williams, David Wohl and Kevin Worley. Jeffrey Finn is producer.
John Rando and Joshua Bergasse, the acclaimed team behind On the Town, return to direct and choreograph, respectively. The duo helmed an industry presentation in 2014.
The Honeymooners features a book by Dusty Kay and Bill Nuss, music by Stephen Weiner and lyrics by Peter Mills.