Matthew Morrison To Leave The Light In The Piazza August 28th

Kelli O’Hara and Matthew Morrison in The Light in the Piazza

New York: Matthew Morrison will play his final performance as Fabrizio in The Light in the Piazza on August 28th. Morrison was Tony nominated for his work.

No replacement has been announced.

The Light in the Piazza is set in the summer of 1953 and tells the story of a mother and daughter traveling through Italy, the daughter’s romance with a romantic Florentine, and the mother’s determined efforts to keep the two apart.

The musical took home six 2005 Tony awards. It opened on April 18, 2005 at Lincoln Center’s Vivian Beaumont Theater . Originally set to close on June 12th, it was extended until January 1, 2006.

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