Ensemble names listed on the "Carousel" marquee at the Imperial Theatre. (Photo: Caitlin Huston)
“Carousel” made Broadway history before its opening by listing all of its cast members on the digital marquee, rather than just the leads. The Scott Rudin production at the Imperial Theatre, which stars Tony Award-winner Jessie Mueller, Tony Award-nominated actor Joshua Henry and opera star Renée Fleming, begins the digital marquee with their names, but later displays the names of the remainder of the cast, for a total of 39 names. This is the first time a Broadway show has put this number of cast members on the marquee, according to the show’s press representatives, but it also bucks tradition…

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