In the video above, the cast and creative team of Tootsie shares with Playbill what's in store for audiences in the musical adaptation of the 1982 film.
The musical, featuring a score by The Band's Visit Tony winner David Yazbek and a book by Robert Horn, is directed by Scott Ellis and choreographed by Denis Jones. Performances begin March 29 ahead of their opening on April 23 at the Marquis Theatre.
Tony nominee Santino Fontana leads the cast as Michael Dorsey, a struggling actor who lands a job under the female persona of Dorothy Michaels. The cast also includes Lilli Cooper as Julie Nichols, Sarah Stiles as Sandy Lester, John Behlmann as Max Von Horn, Andy Grotelueschen as Jeff Slater, Julie Halston as Rita Marshall, Michael McGrath as Stan Fields, and Reg Rogers as Ron Carlisle.