See new production photos of the first national tour of Mean Girls, the Tony-nominated musical comedy based on the popular film of the same name.
Leading the cast are English Bernhardt as Cady Heron, Nadina Hassan as Regina George, Jasmine Rogers as Gretchen Wieners, Morgan Ashley Bryant as Karen Smith, Lindsay Heather Pearce as Janis Sarkisian, Eric Huffman as Damian Hubbard, Adante Carter as Aaron Samuels, Kabir Bery as Kevin G., April Josephine as Mrs. Heron/Ms. Norbury/Mrs. George, Lawrence E. Street as Mr. Duvall, and Adriana Scalice as the standby for Cady, Regina, and Janis.
The touring company also features Erica Simone Barnett, Noah Blessing, DeShawn Bowens, Lamont Brown, Susie Carroll, Brittany Conigatti, Mary Beth Donahoe, Niani Feelings, Sky Flaherty, Samuel Gerber, Jamary Gil, Dan Horn, Maya Imani, Asia Marie Kreitz, Becca Petersen, Olivia Renteria, Grace Romanello, Sydney Mei Ruf-Wong, Marcus Shane, Kaitlyn Louise Smith, Jake Swain, Tovi Wayne, David Wright Jr., and Iain Young.
The show, which follows Cady Heron as she navigates the social dynamics of high school cliques, features a book by Emmy winner Tina Fey, based on her screenplay for the film, music by Emmy winner Jeff Richmond, and lyrics by Tony nominee Nell Benjamin. Tony winner Casey Nicholaw directs and choreographs.
Mean Girls opened on Broadway in 2018, but the production did not return after the pandemic shutdown. The North American tour, which began in September 2019, resumed performances in November 2021 after its suspension due to the pandemic.
The creative team includes set designer Scott Pask, costume designer Gregg Barnes, lighting designer Kenneth Posner, sound designer Brian Ronan, video designers Finn Ross and Adam Young, hair designer Josh Marquette, make-up designer Milagros Medina-Cerdeira, music supervisor Mary-Mitchell Campbell, music director Benedict Braxton-Smith, and music coordinator Howard Joines. John Clancy provides orchestrations, Glen Kelly provides dance and incidental music arrangements, and voice arrangements are by Mary-Mitchell Campbell, Jeff Richmond, and Natalie Tenenbaum. Casting is by The Telsey Office/Bethany Knox.