[quote="American Theatre Company]Chicago. 1959. Before two movies and three Broadway productions, summer lovin' happened on Lake Michigan and the Pink Ladies were a group of working class outsiders living on Chicago's Northwest Side. Including never-before-heard music, lyrics and scenes, author Jim Jacobs teams up with artistic director PJ Paparelli and choreographer Jim Corti to bring to life for the first time since 1971 the original R-Rated version of the world's most famous movie musical.[/quote]
This version of Grease features a somewhat different cast breakdown, as can be seen in the casting information, which includes:
Danny Zuko - Adrian Aguilar; Sandy Dumbroski - Kelly Davis Wilson; Kenickie - Tony Clarno; Rizzo - Jessica Diaz; Doody - Bubba Weiler; Roger - Robert Colletti; Sonny - Patrick De Nicola; Miller - Tyler Ravelson; Frenchy - Jessie Fisher; Marty - Carol Rose; Jan - Sadieh Rifai; Cha-Cha Degregorio - Hannah Gomez; Eugene Florczyk - Adam Shalzi; Vince Fontaine / Officer Maiale / Coach Grabowski - Michael Accardo; Johnny Casino / Teen Angel - Bryan Connor; Miss Mildred Lynch - Peggy Roeder; and The Old Bum / Jan's father - Tom Lally.
With Patty Simcox still to be cast, the show also features senior citizen versions of the characters:
Patricia Simcox Honeywell - Susan Fay; Eugene Florczyk - Alan Barinholtz; Kenickie - Tom Lally; Doody - Mark Shallow; Roger - Anthony Dale Kolton; Frenchy - Judi Schindler; and Jan - Danon Dastugue.
Sounds interesting! It might make for fascinating viewing!