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The cast of Into the Woods.

First Look: New Broadway Cast of Into the Woods Take First Bows

There are some new faces taking a journey through the woods. On Tuesday, September 6, the hugely acclaimed and much beloved New York City Center Encores! production of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim’s revival of Into the Woods at the St. James Theatre welcomed Montego Glover, Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus, Krysta Rodriguez, Katy Geraghty, Jim Stanek, and Andy Karl to the company. Get a look at their first bows below.

The star-studded cast currently includes Tony Award winner Patina Miller and Montego Glover sharing the role of the Witch, Tony Award winner Stephanie J. Block as the Baker’s Wife, Sebastian Arcelus as the Baker, Krysta Rodriguez as Cinderella, Tony Award winner Gavin Creel as the Wolf/Cinderella’s Prince, with Andy Karl playing the role through September 15, Joshua Henry as Rapunzel’s Prince, Aymee Garcia as Jack’s Mother, Ta’Nika Gibson as Lucinda, Annie Golden as Cinderella’s Mother/Grandmother/Giant’s Wife, Albert Guerzon as Cinderella’s Father, Brooke Ishibashi as Florinda, Kennedy Kanagawa as Milky White, David Patrick Kelly as the Narrator/Mysterious Man, Katy Geraghty as Little Red Riding Hood, Nancy Opel as Cinderella’s Stepmother, Cole Thompson as Jack, Jim Stanek as the Steward, and Alysia Velez as Rapunzel.

New York City Center Encores! production of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim’s beloved musical, Into the Woods, began Tuesday, June 28 at the St. James Theatre, officially opening on July 10. The production has been extended for a final time, running through January 8, 2023. Into the Woods is directed by Lear deBessonet, with music direction by Rob Berman with The Encores! Orchestra, and choreographed by Lorin Latarro. This production is dedicated to the memory of Stephen Sondheim.

Take a look at the September 6 curtain call below.


The cast of Into the Woods. Photo by Jenny Anderson.
The cast of Into the Woods.
Katy Geraghty in Into the Woods. Photo by Jenny Anderson.
Katy Geraghty in Into the Woods.
Andy Karl and Joshua Henry in Into the Woods. Photo by Jenny Anderson.
Andy Karl and Joshua Henry in Into the Woods.
Krysta Rodriguez in Into the Woods. Photo by Jenny Anderson.
Krysta Rodriguez in Into the Woods.
Sebastian Arcelus and Stephanie J. Block in Into the Woods. Photo by Jenny Anderson.
Sebastian Arcelus and Stephanie J. Block in Into the Woods.
Montego Glover in Into the Woods. Photo by Jenny Anderson.
Montego Glover in Into the Woods.
The cast of Into the Woods. Photo by Jenny Anderson.
The cast of Into the Woods.

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