Violet Casting News

Posted on: June 11th, 2014 by Roundabout

We are pleased to announce that Tony Award winner Levi Kreis (Million Dollar Quartet) will join the company of Violet as “The Preacher,” beginning performances Tuesday, July 1, 2014. Violet stars two-time Tony Award® winner Sutton Foster, Colin Donnell, Alexander Gemignani and Tony Award nominee Joshua Henry. The Tony nominated production plays a strictly limited engagement at Broadway’s American Airlines Theatre through August 10, 2014.

Levi Kreis made his Broadway debut originating the role of Jerry Lee Lewis in the Tony nominated musical Million Dollar Quartet for which he received the 2010 Tony Award, Outer Critics Circle Award, and Drama League nomination. Levi also contributed musical arrangements to the score. Other theater credits include Smokey Joe’s Cafe, The Leading Men Of Broadway, One Red Flower, and Rent. Films include Frailty, Don’t Let Go, A Thousand Words and Silencers. As a singer/songwriter, Levi’s recordings have been featured on “The Vampire Diaries,” “So You Think You Can Dance,” “Mob Wives,” “Sons of Anarchy,” “The Apprentice,” “Days Of Our Lives,” and “Young & The Restless.”

The cast of Violet also includes Annie Golden, Emerson Steele, Austin Lesch, Anastasia McCleskey, Charlie Pollock, Jacob Keith Watson, Rema Webb and Virginia Ann Woodruff. Ben Davis will play his final performance as “The Preacher” on Sunday, June 29, 2014.

Violet plays at the American Airlines Theatre through August 10. For more information and tickets, please visit our website.

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2013-2014 Season, Violet

1 Comment
  1. Krloz

    June 11, 2014

    He would’ve been my first option since the beginning.



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