Dove Cameron to Star in Off-Broadway ‘Clueless’ Musical
Emmy winning actress Dove Cameron has been cast to play Cher Horowitz in the musical adaptation of the film, which is simply titled Clueless the Musical.
Cher Horowitz was originally played by Alicia Silverstone in the 1995 film.
Joining Cameron in the cast of Clueless the Musical are Ephie Aardema as Tai, Lori Alan as Miss Geist/Ms. Stoeger, Sara Andreas as Heather, Gilbert L. Bailey II as Murray, Dave Thomas Brown as Josh, Will Connolly as Travis, Danielle Marie Gonzalez as Lucy, Tessa Grady as Amber, Chris Hoch as Mel/Mr. Hall/DMV Instructor, L’ogan J’ones as Max, Darius Jordan Lee as Sean, Justin Mortelliti as Christian, and Zurin Villanueva as Dionne.
Cameron is a perfect fit for the role because of her experience as a performer in theatre, television, and films. She has previously participated in musical productions such as NBC’s Hairspray Live! as Velma von Tussle and the Hollywood Bowl production of Mamma Mia as Sophie.
we both know i am a stage mammal https://t.co/7zJ2K7ykQJ
— Dove Cameron (@DoveCameron) October 9, 2018
Cameron showed off her vocals when she played Maleficent’s daughter Mal in the Disney Channel Original Movies film Descendants and Descendants 2, with a third film to be released soon.
Clueless the Musical will be performed at The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center in New York City, New York.
Previews for the production will commence on November 20, 2018, before the show officially opens on December 11th. The show will then run for a limited time and conclude early next year on January 12, 2019.