Catch Me If You Can

Catch Me If You Can began rehearsals for it's Broadway run at the Neil Simon Theatre in early 2011 and opened on April 10th.  I played Agent Johnny Dollar and understudied the role of Frank Jr. played by Aaron Tveit.

I was involved with every single reading and workshop of this play including having Matthew Morrison and Christian Borle play Frank Jr. at different times.  There was also a tryout at the Fifth Avenue Theatre in Seattle in 2009. The production received four Tony Awards nominations, including one for Best Musical, winning Best Actor in a Musical for Norbert Leo Butz.

Catch Me If You Can is a musical with a libretto by Terrence McNally and a theatrical score by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman. It follows the story of a con artist named Frank Abagnale Jr. A majority of the plot is borrowed from the 2002 film of the same name, which in turn was based on Abagnale's 1980 autobiography.

The Evidence

Official Poster

Tony nominee Norbert Leo Butz

Seattle Tryout

The Marquis

with wife Sarah Glendening at opening

Cast Album Recording

Me making the a stupid face opening night