Picturestart, Topic Studios and Gloria Sanchez Productions will produce and finance a musical theater campwhich should feature Tony, Emmy and the Grammy-winning actor Ben Platt in the same way Noah Galvin, Molly Gordon, Amy Sedaris, and more. The film, based on a short film of the same name, revolves around the staff of a theater camp in New York. They must come together and team up with the founder’s son to keep the camp from closing until his mother falls into a coma. As the summer session begins, they must find a way to get things done, despite their eccentric approaches, and teach the campers.
Platt is no stranger to the acting world. He has been performing on stage since he was a child. Since his debut, he has made appearances in The Book of Mormon and The sound of music. Her breakthrough role came as the lead in the coming-of-age musical Dear Evan Hansen. Both Gordon and Galvin starred in Libraryand Galvin is also Platt’s partner.
Other expected acting talents will be showcased in theater camp to understand Alan S. Kim, Patti Harrison, Owen Thiele, jimmy tatro, Ayo Edebiri, Caroline Aaronand Nathan Lee Graham. theater camp will also showcase promising talent as budding young Thespian campers, including Alexander Bello, Kyndra Sanchez, Custodian Bonick, Donovan Colan, Vivienne Sachsand more.
It will be Gordon and by Nick Lieberman debut director. The film was written by Platt, Galvin and Lieberman, who also wrote the original short. Picturestart’s Erik Feig, Samie Kim Falveyand Julia Hammer will serve as producers alongside Maria Zuckerman and ryan heller from Topic Studios, with Will Ferrell, Jessica Elbaum, Alex Brownand Mary Bundy as producers for Gloria Sanchez Productions.
Feig, Founder and CEO of Picturestart, spoke about the upcoming film saying:
“We haven’t stopped laughing at this film since Gloria Sanchez first showed us the short and seeing the incredible ambition and creativity that Molly, Nick, Ben and Noah brought to THEATER CAMP has been our We are so thrilled to be working with Maria and Ryan at Topic and I can’t wait to bring the audience to the hilarious and heartwarming ‘Summer Session’ at camp.”
President of Topic Studios, Maria Zuckermanalso released a statement talking about the talent behind the project, stating:
“When we heard who was coming to this summer camp, we immediately knew we had to join. It’s a true dream team – visionary creators Molly, Nick, Ben and Noah, amazing partners Picturestart and Gloria Sanchez, and a thundering cast of actors. . We can’t wait for the show to begin.”
After viewing the short, theatergoers will want to see a full movie with the humor to match. Theater Camp does not yet have a release date.