Actress and singer Sabrina Carpenter will make her Broadway debut in Mean Girls.
Producers launched in a press launch Tuesday that Carpenter, 20, will play Cady Heron in the manufacturing of the musical.
Carpenter can have a restricted 14-week engagement at August Wilson Theatre in New York, beginning March 10 and ending June 7.
“We look forward to welcoming the extraordinarily talented Sabrina Carpenter leading our company, alongside new and returning cast members, as we graduate into year three on Broadway,” producers acknowledged.
Laura Leigh Turner, Olivia Kaufmann, and Chad Burris may even be a part of the stable as Karen Smith, Janis Sarkisian, and Damian Hubbard. The trio is a part of current stars Reneé Rapp as Regina George, Krystina Alabado as Gretchen Wieners, Catherine Brunell as Mrs. Heron / Ms. Norbury / Mrs. George, Kyle Selig as Aaron Samuels, Cheech Manohar as Kevin Gnapoor and Rick Younger as Dr. Duvall.
Carpenter replaces Erika Henningsen, who has carried out Cady given that musical’s debut on Broadway in 2017. Carpenter confirmed her casting in a tweet Tuesday.
“GET IN LOSERS, WE’RE GOING TO BROADWAY @MeanGirlsBway,” she wrote.
Mean Girls relies on the 2004 film of the equivalent title, starring Lindsay Lohan and written by Tina Fey. The musical encompasses an e-book by Fey, music by Jeff Richmond and lyrics by Nell Benjamin.
Carpenter is assumed for participating in Maya Hart on the Disney Channel assortment Girl Meets World. She is usually a singer who launched her fourth studio album, Singular: Act II, in July.