Photos © Joan Marcus, Jenny Anderson and Walter McBride

March 28, 2014 – August 10, 2014
American Airlines Theatre
Director: Leigh Silverman
Musical Director: Michael Rafter


Tony Award: Best Revival of a Musical
Tony Award: Best Actress in a Musical – Sutton Foster
Tony Award: Best Featured Actor in a Musical – Joshua Henry
Tony Award: Best Director of a Musical – Leigh Silverman


Two-time Tony Award® winner Sutton Foster returns to Roundabout in the Tony nominated Broadway debut of the musical Violet, following the acclaimed concert performance at City Center Encores! Off-Center. Winner of the Drama Critics’ Circle Award and Lucille Lortel Award for Best Musical when it premiered off-Broadway, Violet features a score of show-stopping anthems ranging from American-roots to folk to gospel. The “phenomenal” (NY1) cast includes Colin Donnell (Roundabout’s Anything Goes, Jersey Boys), Alexander Gemignani (Assassins, Sunday in the Park with George) and two-time Tony nominee Joshua Henry (The Scottsboro Boys, The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess).


Sutton Foster
Colin Donnell
Alexander Gemignani
Joshua Henry
Ben Davis
Annie Golden
Emerson Steele
Austin Lesch
Anastacia McCleskey
Charlie Pollock
Jacob Keith Watson
Rema Webb
Virginia Ann Woodruff
Haven Burton
Emma Howard
Azudi Onyejekwe


Sutton Foster Sings ‘Lay Down Your Head’
Sutton Foster Sings ‘Lay Down Your Head’ – New York Times ‘In Performance’


A terrific, heart-stirring revival starring Sutton Foster in a career-redefining performance.” —Charles Isherwood, The New York Times

The Broadway musical we’ve been waiting for has arrived!” —Linda Winer, Newsday 


Video: Watch Violet’s Sutton Foster, Joshua Henry & Colin Donnell Perform ‘All to Pieces’, May 20, 2014

Sutton Foster Gives a Scarred Performance as ‘Violet’, May 9, 2014