The CW's high school drama RIVERDALE will be staging a production of CARRIE THE MUSICAL this spring!
The episode is scheduled to air on April 18th at 8:00pm ET* and will feature 11 songs from the show by Michael Gore, Dean Pitchford and Lawrence D. Cohen! The musical is based on the novel by Stephen King.
According to a prop cast list, Cheryl Blossom (played on screen by Madelaine Petsch) will take on the title role. Also taking center stage in CARRIE THE MUSICAL will be Archie Abrams (K.J. Apa) as Tommy Ross, Veronica Lodge (Camila Mendes) as Chris Hargensen, Betty Cooper (Lili Reinhart) as Sue Snell, and Alice Cooper (Mädchen Amick) as Margaret White.
ABOUT CARRIE THE MUSICAL: Carrie White is a misfit. At school, she's an outcast who's bullied by the popular crowd, and virtually invisible to everyone else. At home, she's at the mercy of her loving but cruelly over-protective mother. But Carrie's just discovered she's got a special power, and if pushed too far, she's not afraid to use it…
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*UK and European fans desperate to get their fix of Archie and the gang can stream new episodes of Riverdale every Thursday on Netflix – less than a day after they air on TV in the US.