Two-time Tony Award nominee Christopher Sieber will begin performances as Georges in the Broadway revival of La Cage aux Folles on March 15. As previously announced, Sieber was tapped to co-star with Harvey Fierstein as Albin after the sudden departure of Jeffrey Tambor. Georges will be played by understudy Chris Hoch through March 13 at the Longacre Theatre.
La Cage aux Folles features music and lyrics by Jerry Herman and book by Harvey Fierstein, based on the play by Jean Poiret. This production is choreographed by Lynne Page and directed by Terry Johnson, who won a 2010 Tony Award for his direction.
In addition to Fierstein and Sieber, the cast of La Cage includes Mike McShane as M. Dindon/M. Renaud, Alyce Beasley as Mme. Dindon/Mme. Renaud, Chris Hoch as Francis, Elena Shaddow as Anne, A.J. Shively as Jean-Michel, Christine Andreas as Jacqueline, Wilson Jermaine Heredia as Jacob, Heather Lindell as Colette, Michael Lowney as Etienne and Bruce Winant as Tabarro.