GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY will close on January 23 with a scheduled reopening
Today it was announced that the acclaimed Broadway musical Girl from the North Country will perform its final performance at the Belasco Theater on January 23, 2022, after 31 premieres and 117 regular performances. Girl from the North Country opened on Broadway on March 5, 2020 to rave reviews, but closed a week later due to New York’s COVID restrictions. The production reopened on Broadway on October 13, 2021. The production is in advanced talks with the Shubert Organization to reopen in the spring.
The production originates from The Old Vic in London. In addition to Broadway, he has performed in the West End and Toronto, at the Public Theater in New York, and currently performs in Sydney, Australia. Girl from the North Country’s Original Broadway Cast Album has just been nominated for a GRAMMY Award in the “Best Musical Theater Album” category.
Girl From The North Country, written and directed by acclaimed playwright Conor McPherson, boldly reimagines Bob Dylan songs in provocative new dramatic settings. Located at a guesthouse in Duluth, MN, a group of vagrants pass each other. At a turning point in their life, they realize that nothing is what it seems and as they seek a future and hide from the past, they overcome adversity by finding hope that comes together in the present.
“Working on Broadway with this show has been an amazing and beautiful experience,” producers Tristan Baker and Charlie Parsons said. “We are eternally grateful to our amazing cast and crew for their unwavering commitment, courage and professionalism to deliver the best show every night. We are so grateful to our fans and the Broadway community for welcoming us with open arms. really believe in this show and look forward to seeing it at another shubert house in the spring. “
“Girl From The North Country is an important part of this season,” said Robert E. Wankel, president and CEO of The Shubert Organization. “We have always supported this show and are delighted to bring it to another theater in the spring.”
“Although it is a very difficult time for all forms of live entertainment, Broadway is still open with benchmark protocols in place to keep everyone safe on both sides of the curtain,” said executive producer Aaron. Lustbader. “We can’t wait to bring Girl from the North Country back to Broadway later this spring.”
Girl From The North Country presents Todd Almond, Colin Bates, Jeannette Bayardelle, Jennifer Blood, Alex Joseph Grayson, Matthew Frederick Harris, Caitlin Houlahan, Robert Joy, Marc Kudisch, Tony Award nominee, Luba Mason, Ben Mayne, Matt McGrath, Tom Nelis, Jay O. Sanders, John Schiappa, Austin Scott, Housso Semon, Kimber Elayne Sprawl, Edward Staudenmayer, Rachel Stern, Anastasia Talley, Chiara Trentalange, Bob Walton, Aidan Wharton, Chelsea Lee Williams & Tony / Academy Award nominee & two both Emmy Award winner Mare Winningham.
Girl From The North Country features stage design and costumes by Rae Smith; orchestrations, arrangements and musical supervision by Simon Hale, with additional arrangements by Simon Hale and Conor McPherson; lighting design by Mark Henderson; sound design by Simon Baker; direction of movement by Lucy Hind; and musical direction by Marco Paguia.
The Broadway production of Girl from the North Country is produced by Tristan Baker & Charlie Parsons for Runaway Entertainment, Steven Lappin, Sony Music Entertainment / Sony ATV, David Mirvish, Len Blavatnik, The Dodgers, Eric & Marsi Gardiner, Dianne Roberts, John Gore Organization, Nederlander Presentations, Inc., Tommy Mottola, Independent Presenters Network, Rod Kaats, Diana DiMenna, Mary Beth O’Connor, Barbara H. Freitag, Patrick Catullo, The Old Vic (Artistic Director, Matthew Warchus; Executive Director, Kate Varah; Producer, Georgia Gatti) and The Public Theater (Artistic Director, Oskar Eustis; Executive Director, Patrick Willingham; Director of Public Theater Productions, Mandy Hackett), with Aaron Lustbader as executive producer.
Tickets are on sale now at www.NorthCountryonBroadway.com or www.Telecharge.com, or by calling 212-239-6200. Girl from the North Country is attending NYC Broadway Week with terrific two-for-one ticket deals for performances January 18-23.