Brian d’Arcy James & Andy Karl
(Photos by Emilio Madrid for Broadway.com)
Some familiar faces are heading back Into the Woods on Broadway. The twice-extended revival of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s Into the Woods is set to continue playing the St. James Theatre through January 8, 2023. Lear deBessonet directs the Broadway transfer of the Encores! staging with Lorin Latarro choreographing and Rob Berman serving as music director.
Original cast member Brian d’Arcy James will return to the production as the Baker on October 25, replacing current star Sebastian Arcelus, who will take his final bow on October 23. Andy Karl, who previously played Wolf/Cinderella’s Prince, will take over the role of Rapunzel’s Prince on October 11, replacing original cast member Joshua Henry, who will play his final performance on October 9.