The Plastics are back. Mean Girls (2004 film) takes to the stage as the Mean Girls Musical premieres next spring starting previews from March 12 and finally opening on April 8 at the August Wilson Theater in Broadway, according to the New York Times. Before this, the Mean Girls Musical will be running at the National Theater in Washington from October to December of this year.
Tina Fey, original screenplay writer of the Mean Girls movie, wrote the musical’s book. Music was composed by Jeff Richmond, and the lyrics of the songs were written by Nell Benjamin of Legally Blonde. Casey Nicholaw, Tony Award-nominated choreographer, directed and choreographed this musical. We’re in good hands.
Cast: Taylor Louderman as Regina George, Erika Henningsen as Cady Heron, , Ashley Park as Gretchen Wieners, and Kate Rockwell as Karen Smith.