Friday, Aug. 21

NEW YORK -- The Roundabout Theatre Company is launching a brand-new musical with a Tony nominee attached.

The company says that Hunter Foster will co-star in "Ordinary Days," about the tangled lives of four young New Yorkers.

Foster was nominated for a Tony for the recent Broadway revival of "Little Shop of Horrors." His other credits include "The Producers," "Urinetown" and "Les Miserables." "Ordinary Days," with music and lyrics by Adam Gwon, begins previews Oct. 2 at the Roundabout's Black Box Theatre. It opens Oct. 25 and runs until Dec. 13.

Lisa Brescia, Jard Gertner and Kate Wetherhead round out the cast.