It has been rumoured that the Australian Premiere of "The Addams Family", to open at the Capitol Theatre, Sydney is 2013, has found new members of their leading cast.
As Gomez, the Patriarch of the family and, originally played by Nathan Lane,and Roger Rees on Broadway. It has been rumoured that Australian Actor John Waters will play the part.
The star of Australian Television programs such as All Saints and Offspring, will once again return to the Australian stage after appearing as Captain Von Trapp in "The Sound of Music" in 1999, and as Fagin in the Australian Revival of "Oliver" in 2002, is said to fill the role of the slick, charming and considerably creepy role of "Gomez Addams"
It is also rumoured that the part of "Wednesday Addams", the daughter of the family, originally played by Krysta Rodriguez on Broadway, the sweet ballerina and lover of spiders, will be played by Australian actress Teagan Wouters, who had originally appeared in the Sydney Cast of Jersey Boys and had played Sharpay in the Sydney production of High School Musical.
Whilst no casting has been officially announced by the producers, the Australian Premiere of The Addams Family, is well under way to open at the Capitol Theatre in Sydney in 2013. From the following stars who have been rumoured so far it looks like the Addams family is lining up to be a fantastic Australian show.