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Monday, November 1, 2021

Trevor: The Musical Opens November 10


Trevor: The Musicalthe new musical now in performances at Stage 42 (442 West 42nd Street, near 9th Avenue) will officially open on Wednesday, November 10.


The 19-member company of Trevor: The Musical includes Holden William Hagelberger as Trevor, Mark AguirreAaron AlcarazAva BrigliaSammy DellTyler Joseph GayEllie KimColin KonstantyBrigg LibermanDiego LucanoAlyssa Emily MarvinIsabel MedinaEcho Deva PiconeDan RosalesAryan SimhadriYasmeen SuliemanSally WilfertAeriel Williams, and Jarrod Zimmerman.


Trevor: The Musical is about a charming 13-year-old force of nature with a vivid imagination. As he deals with becoming a teenager, Trevor struggles to navigate his own identity and determine how he fits in a challenging world.


Trevor: The Musical features a book and lyrics by Dan Collins (Southern Comfort) and music by Julianne Wick Davis (Southern Comfort). Direction is by Marc Bruni (Beautiful: The Carole King Musical) and choreography is by Josh Prince (Beautiful: The Carole King Musical). Trevor: The Musical is based on the Academy Award-winning short film TREVOR directed by Peggy Rajski, produced by Randy Stone and written by Celeste Lecesne.


The creative team also includes scenic designer Donyale Werle (Peter and the Starcatcher – Tony Award); costume designer Mara Blumenfeld (Metamorphoses); lighting designer Peter Kaczorowski (Choir Boy); sound designers Brian Ronan (Mrs. DoubtfireTootsie) and Cody Spencer (Tootsie); music director Matt Deitchman (Writers Theatre, Chicago Shakespeare Theatre); orchestrator Greg Pliska (Sylvia); and casting by Tara Rubin Casting (Ain’t Too Proud).


Trevor: The Musical is produced by Roy Furman, John Ambrosino / Josie Bray / Mark Woods.


The Trevor Project, founded by Peggy Rajski, Randy Stone and Celeste Lecesne, was also created as a result of the Trevor film and is not affiliated with the musical. It is the world's largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for LGBTQ young people.


Winner of the Jeff Award for Best New Work, the Pre-New York Engagement of Trevor: The Musical was presented by Writers Theatre in a special agreement with John Ambrosino / Josie Bray / Mark Woods through the Literary Development Initiative, with the generous support of David and Mary Winton Green, Glencoe, IL; Kathryn M. Lipuma, Executive Director.

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