Oh, Re-Animator: The Musical, and to think we knew you when... Stuart Gordon's stage adaptation of his beloved cult classic is coming back to Los Angeles for a ten-week stint before heading to New York -- and Scotland! Details after the jump.
According to LA Stage Insider, "Re-Animator: The Musical is alive – and re-animating! Based on the film by H.P. Lovecraft, adapted by Dennis Paoli, Stuart Gordon and William Norris, with music and lyrics by Mark Nutter, helmed by Gordon, the Ovation Award-winning rock tuner – also nominated for 4 LADCC Awards and 8 LA Weekly Awards – is moving to downtown LA's Hayworth Theatre for a 10-week run, prior to its appearance at NYMF (New York Musical Theatre Festival) and the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. The original cast, including George Wendt, is intact – occasionally headless, but intact. Previews begin April 26…" Check out the show's website for more detals.