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Freaky Friday

June 2 - July 2, 2017

  • Book by Bridget Carpenter

  • Music by Tom Kitt

  • Lyrics by  Brian Yorkey

  • Based on the novel by Mary Rodgers and the Walt Disney motion pictures

  • Directed by Christopher Ashley

  • Choreography by Sergio Trujillo

  • Co-Production with La Jolla Playhouse and Cleveland Play House

  • Hubbard Theatre

  • Suitable for general audiences

  • The Run Time is Approximatly 2 hours and 20 minutes including intermission


Freaky Friday, a new musical  based on the celebrated novel by Mary Rodgers and hit Walt Disney films, is a hilarious, contemporary update of an American classic that follows an overworked mother and teenage daughter on a wild journey after magically swapping bodies. The musical, with book by Bridget Carpenter (Friday Night Lights, Parenthood) and score by the Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning team of Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey (Next to Normal, If/Then), is a sure-fire hit for the whole family.

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Creative Team

Tom Kitt

Music, Co-Orchestrations, Co-Vocal Arrangements, Dance & Incidental Arrangements

Sergio Trujillo


Bryan Perri

Music Supervisor

Andrew Graham

Music Director, Conductor

Michael Starobin


Carmel Dean

Co-Vocal Arrangements

Beowulf Boritt

Scenic Designer

Emily Rebholz

Costume Designer

Howell Binkley

Lighting Designer

Kai Harada

Co-Sound Designer

Brian Ronan

Co-Sound Designer

Amy Corcoran

Associate Director

Julianne Menassian

Assistant Stage Manager

The Cast


Jeannette Bayardelle

as Ms. Meyers, Journalist, Officer Sitz, Ensemble


Heidi Blickenstaff

as Katherine


Eean Cochran

as Parker, Ensemble


Joseph Dellger

as Grandpa George, Mr. Blumen, Señor O’Brien, Ensemble


Jessie Hooker

as Savannah, Ensemble


Emma Hunton

as Ellie


Julia Krohn

as Swing, Understudy: Officer Sitz, Mrs. Luckenbill, Mrs. Time, Teen Esemble


Storm Lever

as Ensemble, Understudy: Torrey, Savannah, Gretchen, Hannah


Mary Jo McConnell

as Grandma Helene, Mrs. Luckenbill, Mrs. Time, Ensemble


Tony Neidenbach

as Ensemble, Understudy: Adam, Parker, Wells, Photographer


Jennafer Newberry

as Gretchen, Ensemble


Julian Ramos

as Wells, Photographer, Ensemble


Jermaine R. Rembert

as Swing, Understudy: Mr. Blumen, Señor O’Brien, Mike, Pastor Bruno, Dr. Ehrin, Officer Kowalski


Alet Taylor

as Torrey, Ensemble, Understudy: Katherine


Jason Sweettooth Williams

as Pastor Bruno, Dr. Ehrin, Officer Kowalski, Ensemble, Understudy: Grandpa George, Ms. Meyers


Sumi Yu

as Hannah, Ensemble, Understudy: Ellie

Sean Graul

as Understudy: Fletcher