A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, the 2014 Tony-winning Best Musical, has announced the full cast and dates for the upcoming 2017-18 National Tour. James Taylor Odom will play eight D’Ysquith heirs and Blake Price will play Monty Navarro. The cast includes Colleen McLaughlin as Sibella Hallward, and Erin McIntyre as Phoebe D’Ysquith. Direction is by Darko Tresnjak, choreography by Peggy Hickey. The tour will begin with performances at Clemens Center in Elmira, New York, September 27-28, and conclude in Butte, Montana on May 13, 2018, with stops across North America along the way.
A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder received 10 Tony nominations, winning 4, including Robert L. Freedman (Best Book of a Musical), Darko Tresnjak (Best Direction of a Musical), and Linda Cho (Best Costume Design). Other nominees were Robert L. Freedman and Steven Lutvak (Best Score), Jefferson Mays (Best Actor in a Musical), Bryce Pinkham (Best Actor in a Musical), Lauren Worsham (Best Featured Actress in a Musical), Alexander Dodge (Best Set Design), Dan Moses Shreier (Best Sound Design).