Pasadena Playhouse announced casting for the world premiere of Grumpy Monkey, The Musical from February 3 through March 3, commissioned by the Playhouse, and based on the book Grumpy Monkey by Suzanne and Max Lang.
By News Desk
This is the first full production of the Playhouse’s newly announced you and family programming initiative. The production will feature Hao Feng (Lifetime’s Twisted Little Lies) as Jim Panzee, Marc Ginsburg (Ragtime at Pasadena Playhouse) as Norman, Kay Sibal (Spring Awakening at East West Players) as Snake, Ciarra Stroud (Grease at Drury Lane Theatre) as Marabou, Frankie Zabilka (Newsies at 5-Star Theatricals) as Lemur, and Danny Holmberg (She Loves Me at Conundrum Theatre Company) as Understudy.
Grumpy Monkey, The Musical is adapted and directed by Nina Meehan, with music and lyrics by Daniel Mertzlufft and Jacob Ryan Smith. This professionally produced production will be presented at Porticos Art Space, located at 2033 E. Washington Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91104. Tickets are available at pasadenaplayhouse.org, by phone at 626-356-7529, and at the box office at 39 South El Molino Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91101.
Grumpy Monkey, The Musical
Written by Nina Meehan
Music & Lyrics by Daniel Mertzlufft & Jacob Ryan Smith
Adapted from the Book by Suzanne Lang & Max Lang
Directed by Nina Meehan
Porticos Art Space
2033 E. Washington Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91104
February 3 - March 3, 2024
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