The producers of Spring Awakening announce “Weeds” Star Hunter Parrish will join Broadway’s groundbreaking musical hit in the central role of Melchior, the brilliant young radical, on August 18.Hunter Parrish Joins Spring Awakening As Melchior 8/18 (BroadwayWorld.com)
Moviegoers can next see Parrish on the big screen in “17 Again” opposite Zac Efron and Matthew Perry.
“I have always hoped that my passion for the theatre would eventually lead me to Broadway,” says Parrish. Spring Awakening is a truly one-of-a-kind show with its timeless story, commanding music and innovative imagery. I am elated to have the opportunity to become a part of it.’
Passion for theater? Gay.