'Parade' Revival With Ben Platt & Micaela Diamond Broadway Run

Parade, the Jason Robert Brown-Alfred Uhry musical revived in the Big Apple's downtown area in November, starring Ben Platt and Micaela Diamond

The confined engagement, revealed in a tweet this morning, will begin on February 21 at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre, with a final date set for August 6

The Broadway arrival of the well-reviewed production of Off Broadway has been speculated for weeks and was announced in a tweet this morning

Spurred on by the use of historical activities, Parade follows the Franks, a Jewish couple residing in Marietta, Georgia, as they are torn apart.

The brutal felony drama is contrasted with haunting pastoral lyricism as a love story that goes nowhere unfolds,

Director Michael Arden said: “I am delighted that Alfred Uhry and Jason Robert Brown's musical is being seen again with Broadway audiences

 Micaela Diamond is practically a dream come true. . Leo Frank's story is more crucial than ever to revisit, and it is my hope that audiences will be inspired

In a joint statement, the producers of Parade said: "Jason Robert Brown and Alfred Uhry's masterpiece, Parade, is one of the most beloved musicals

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