Tony winner Victoria Clark has joined the cast of Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Assassins at New York City Center. She steps into the role of Sara Jane Moore, filling in for the previously announced fellow Tony winner Julie White.
The Anne Kauffman-helmed production, part of City Center’s summer Encores! Off-Center programming, will run July 12–15.
The cast will also include Steven Pasquale as John Wilkes Booth, Tony nominee Steven Boyer as John Hinkley Jr., Tony nominee Alex Brightman as Giuseppe Zangara, Tony nominee John Ellison Conlee as Charles Guiteau, Clifton Duncan as The Balladeer, Tony winner Shuler Hensley as Leon Czolgosz, Ethan Lipton as the Proprietor, Erin Markey as Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme, Cory Michael Smith as Lee Harvey Oswald, and Danny Wolohan as Samuel Byck.
Rounding out the company are Damian Baldet, Andrew Durand, Hudson Loverro, and Pearl Sun.
Clark won a Tony Award in 2005 for her performance in The Light in the Piazza. She was also nominated for Sister Act, Cinderella, and Gigi. Earlier this year, Clark starred in the Toronto premiere of the Broadway-aimed Sousatzka.
The Encores! Off-Center season will also include The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin, starring Tony winner Nikki M. James, and Taylor Caldwell in Carole King and Maurice Sendak's Really Rosie.