Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas join Broadway production team of ‘Chicken & Biscuits’

Broadway is returning to New York after its longest halt in historical past. As Broadway is all set to bathe its magic once more, Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas are gearing as much as produce Douglas Lyons’ Broadway comedy, Chicken & Biscuit. The couple not too long ago joined the workforce of producers which already embody Hunter Arnold, Leah Michalos, Pamela Ross, E. Clayton Cornelious, Kayla Greenspan, Curt Cronin, John Paterakis, John Joseph, Mapleseed Productions and Invisible Wall Productions.

Chicken & Biscuits is presently in previews at Circle within the Square Theatre. As per Deadline, Nick Jonas visited the workforce on the theatre on Sunday, September 26. The actor revealed in a press release that Broadway has all the time had a particular place in his coronary heart. The pop singer additionally shared that the theatre helped him launch his profession. Nick Jonas claimed Broadway is what the world wants presently after one and a half years of the pandemic. Talking about Chicken & Biscuits, Jonas mentioned the comedy is about love, laughter and household and added that the play has vitality, model and a distinct vibe which is exclusive in dwell theatre.

Nick Jonas has earlier labored with a few of the members of Chicken & Biscuits. Clayton Cornelious and Michael Urie are additionally part of Jonas’ streaming undertaking Jersey Boys Live!. They have additionally co-starred Nick Jonas within the 2011 Broadway revival of How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying. Norm Lewis, a cast member of Chicken & Biscuits, labored with Jonas within the 2010 Les Miserables in Concert: The twenty fifth Anniversary.

Priyanka Chopra on being part of Broadway

Chicken & Biscuits marks Priyanka Chopra’s first Broadway enterprise. The actor highlighted in a press release how the new Broadway is extra various in nature with its cast and crew making historical past on the stage.

Chopra mentioned that she is overjoyed to be part of Broadway and revealed that she has no expertise within the medium. However, Nick Jonas has earlier labored with the theatre and it is a proud second for the Quantico actor.

Chicken & Biscuits: A household comedy by Douglas Lyons

Chicken & Biscuits is a household comedy written by playwright and actor Douglas Lyons. The play is directed by Zhalion Levingston, who turns into the youngest Broadway director of color within the historical past of theatre.

The play is presently in previews and would formally open at Circle within the Square on October 10. It would run until 2 January 2022.

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