'The Addams Family' is set for the Lunt-Fontanne

July 22, 2009 11:51:18 AM PDT
"The Addams Family" musical has found a home on Broadway.

Its producers the show will open April 8 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre. Previews begin March 4 after a Chicago tryout that starts in mid-November.

It's based on the delightfully ghoulish cartoons that originated in The New Yorker magazine and became TV series and movies.

As previously announced, Nathan Lane will play Gomez and Bebe Neuwirth will be Morticia in the production. Also in the cast are Kevin Chamberlin as Uncle Fester, Jackie Hoffman as Grandma and Zachary James as Lurch.

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