THE HONEYMOONERS, a musical comedy based on the CBS drama of the same name, will be presented by Goodspeed Musicals on November 7th. Megan Hilty (former Glinda – Los Angeles, 1st Ntl. Tour, Broadway; former s/b Glinda – Broadway) will play Trixie Norton. Also starring in this industry only reading will be Michael McGrath as Ralph Kramden, Hank Azaria as Ed Norton, and Leslie Kritzer as Alice Kramden. John Rando will direct with choreography by Joshua Bergasse. THE HONEYMOONERS features a book by Dusty Kay and Bill Nuss, music by Stephen Weiner and lyrics by Peter Mills.
Here’s how the musical is billed: “Ralph Kramden and his buddy Ed Norton are back and still shooting for the moon in this world-premiere musical. After shocking their wives by winning a high profile jingle contest, they are catapulted out of Brooklyn and into the cutthroat world of Madison Avenue, where they find themselves torn between success and friendship. Filled with warmth, laughs, and an infectious score,The Honeymooners is a new musical comedy that will bang-zoom its way into your heart.”