Check out photos of Ars Nova's in-the-round staging—directed by Lee Sunday Evans.
McKellen will share the role with dancer Luke Schaufuss, son of the production's director and choreographer Peter Schaufuss.
Ms. Kikuchi, who was the original Eliza in The King and I, directed the 1977 revival starring Yul Brynner and Constance Towers.
The opera and ballet fans' guide to where they can view live broadcasts.
The free, in-person, and live-streamed event will star Cynthia Nixon, Anika Noni Rose, BD Wong, and more reading 35 new short stories.
Yours, Stephen Sondheim will also feature the Chicago Symphony Orchestra conducted by Kevin Stites.
The immersive theatrical experience resumed performances at The McKittrick Hotel in February.
McVicar and music director Yannick Nézet-Séguin discuss the belated premiere.
The opera, which critics say approaches the murder of a Black teenager through the lens of a fictional white woman, is currently set to premiere later this month at John Jay College.