Michael C. Hall Departs “Hedwig And The Angry Inch”

Michael C. Hall Departs "Hedwig And The Angry Inch"Michael C. Hall plays his final performance in the title role in the Tony-winning Hedwig and the Angry Inch at the Belasco Theatre Jan. 18. 

Hall began in the role of the “internationally ignored” East German transgender singer fronting a fictional rock-n-roll band in the landmark 1998 musical Oct. 16, 2014. He succeeded Tony nominee Andrew Rannells, who played his final performance Oct. 12. The production marked Hall’s first performance in a Broadway musical in more than a decade since he appeared in Cabaret as the Emcee. Hall will be succeeded by John Cameron Mitchell, the writer and original star of the Off-Broadway production of “Hedwig and the Angry Inch”, beginning Jan. 21. 

Michael C. Hall Performs In “Gipsy Of The Year” – Photo Coverage

Michael C. Hall Performs In "Gipsy Of The Year" - Photo Coverage

“Gipsy Of The Year” opening number celebrated the 40th anniversary of The Wiz, one of the first large-scale, big-budget Broadway musicals to feature an all-black cast and winner of seven Tony Awards in 1975. Celebrity presenters included Michael C. Hall and Lena Hall, who are currently starring in “Hedwig and the Angry Inch”, Kevin Duda, Anika Larsen and Jarrod Spector.