Tickets are available now! Diana: The Musical is returning to Broadway on Thursday, December 16, 2021! Producers Beth Williams of Grove Entertainment, Frank Marshall, and The Araca Group explained that per government guidelines, previews are scheduled to resume at the Longacre Theatre located at 220 West 48th Street on Wednesday, December 1, 2021.
If you can’t make it to The Big Apple to enjoy Diana: The Musical IRL, Netflix is debuting a produced for television version on Friday, October 1, 2021. “The chance to share our show, first with Netflix’s global audience, and then welcoming a live audience back on Broadway, is something we’ve all been dreaming about for more than a year. We could not be more thrilled to finally share both the film and the Broadway musical with the world,” producers said in a press release sent to ToDiForDaily.com.
Netflix’s Diana: The Musical is directed by Christopher Ashley and features the original Broadway cast. Jeanna de Waal plays Princess Diana, Roe Hartrampf is Prince Charles, Erin Davie is Camilla Parker Bowles, and Judy Kaye is Queen Elizabeth.
The synopsis reads, “Diana tells the story of one of the most beloved women of modern times. Engaged to a prince she barely knows, 19-year-old Diana Spencer is thrust onto the world stage and, overnight, becomes the most famous woman in the world. As she struggles to navigate her way within the rigid structure of the royal family, Princess Diana finds herself trapped in a loveless marriage, eventually finding her voice by devoting herself to those in need. Forced to endure a media spotlight brighter than the world has ever known, Princess Diana defies all expectations to emerge as her own woman and create a legacy that will endure forever.”
Diana: The Musical also stars Zach Adkins, Tessa Alves, Ashley Andrews, Austen Danielle Bohmer, Holly Ann Butler, Stephen Carrasco, Bruce Dow, Richard Gatta, Lauren E.J. Hamilton, Emma Hearn, Shaye B. Hopkins, André Jordan, Gareth Keegan, Nathan Lucrezio, Tomás Matos, Chris Medlin, Laura Stracko,and Bethany Ann Tesarck.