Lea Salonga and More Join Cast of Broadway Revival of Once on This Island
Musical theater fans have something new to look forward to as a Broadway revival of the production Once On This Island makes it back
The story focuses on the lowly island girl Ti Moune and her ill-fated relationship with a wealthy island dweller in a place called the Jewel of
Salonga broke the news on her casting earlier today through a Facebook post. "I have been keeping this for months!" she shares, "So excited to be returning to Broadway this fall in one of my favorite shows!"
In making casting decisions, director Michael Arden says: "It became imperative for me to break expectations and stretch beyond the bounds in which Gods are traditionally represented."
The actors will be joining the cast that already includes Tony nominee Phillip Boykin, Alysha Deslorieux, Kenita Miller, and Isaac Powell as Daniel, the man Ti Moune falls in love with. The actress taking the lead role of Ti Moune is yet to be announced.