Rumer Willis will co-star as Sarah Sanderson, the role originated on screen by Sarah Jessica Parker, in The Unauthorized Musical Parody of Hocus Pocus, which will be presented in Los Angeles at Rockwell Table & Stage September 29-November 12.
The double-cast production will feature previously announced Tony Award winner Marissa Jaret Winokur as Winnifred Sanderson for select performances. Winokur will alternate in the starring role alongside recording artist Becky Baeling Lythgoe. The role was originated on screen by Bette Midler.
Willis will alternate with Ava Gaudet in the role of Sarah. Teya Patt and Cindy Sciacca will alternate as Mary Sanderson, the role originated on screen by Kathy Najimy.
The double-cast company also features Ashley Argota and Kelley Jakle as Allison, E.K. Dagenfield and Tom DeTrinis as Binx/Jay/Mom, John Flynn and Peter Allen Vogt as Narrator/Book, Caitlin Gallogly and Lana McKissack as Dani Dennison, Tom Lenk and Benjamin Schrader as Max Dennison, Nathan Moore and Spencer Strong Smith as Billy/Ice/Emily/Dad/Satan, and Sarah Petrella as the Sanderson sisters swing.
The adaptation is by Kate Pazakis and John Flynn. Pazakis is executive producer and also covers all three Sanderson sisters.
Tye Blue directs the parody that has musical direction by Gregory Nabours, technical direction and sound design by David Evans, lighting design by Eric Larson, choreography by Katherine Tokarz, magic effects by Robert Ramirez, costumes by Chad McMillan and wigs by Bobbie Zlotnik.
Click here for tickets, priced $22-$49. Rockwell Table & Stage is located at 1714 N. Vermont Avenue in Los Angeles.