Music by Fats Waller
Conceived by Richard Maltby, Jr. and Murray Horwitz
Musical Adaptations, Orchestrations and Arrangements by Luther Henderson
Vocal and Musical Concepts by Jeffrey Gutcheon
Musical Arrangements by Jeffrey Gutcheon and William Elliott
April 28 - May 21, 2023
This Tony-winning musical showcases the infectious energy and masterful stylings of the legendary jazz musician Thomas “Fats” Waller. Five actors croon, jive, wail, and dance their way through the songs that made Waller a household name. Delight in the heyday of American big band jazz music as the cast celebrates unforgettable hits that include “The Joint is Jumpin’,” “Spreadin’ Rhythm Around,” “Honeysuckle Rose,” and the show’s namesake “Ain’t Misbehavin’.”
Staff and Cast
Director: Gerry McIntyre
Musical Director: William Knowles
Tyrick Wiltez Jones - Andre
William Knowles - Fats Waller/Music Director
Colleen Longshaw - Nell
Brittney Mack - Charlaine
Jessie Cope Miller - Armelia
David Robbins - Ken
Understudies: Kechante Baker, Zoe Mclean-Lewis, Praise Oranika
Health and Safety Guidelines
Masks are recommended in all Playhouse Square theatres.
This production has no content advisories.
2067 East 14th St.
Cleveland, Ohio 44115