Anjou: The Musical Horror Tale – English-language World Premiere
Broadway stars including Jay Armstrong Johnson, Taylor Iman Jones, and Jelani Remy are going back in time to one of the bloodiest plots in European royal history. Anjou: The Musical Horror Tale premieres January 29 at 8 PM ET as a benefit for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.
The streaming event is available to watch above (video to come) or on Playbill YouTube. While free to enjoy, donations are encouraged to support BC/EFA. Donate at http://www.broadwaycares.org/anjou
Performed in the style of a Broadway concept album, actors split roles throughout the performance. The cast includes Jones, Julia Murney, Bianca Marroquín, and Kristie Dale Sanders as Catherine de’ Medici; Johnson, Remy, Jonathan Burke, Adam Roberts, and Roberto Araujo as Henry of Anjou; Caroline Bowman, Shereen Pimentel, and Eva Tavares as Margot de Valois; Javier Muñoz as Charles IX; Austin Colby as Arthur; and Nathan Cockroft, Kevin Curtis, Gabriel Hyman, and Michael Perrie Jr. as Spirit/Mignon. Marroquín also serves as the Narrator.