‘Silence of the Lambs’ Gets Broadway Spoof

Joining the ranks of the “American Psycho” musical, Brent Barrett and Jenn Harris will lead the cast of Silence of the Lambs spoof “Silence! The Musical,” gearing up for a commercial Off Broadway production beginning in June, reports Variety.

Harris, who plays FBI agent Clarice Starling in the unauthorized parody of the Oscar-winning 1991 thriller, initially appeared in the show during its debut run at the New York International Fringe Festival in 2005. Broadway regular Barrett is on board as Hannibal Lecter in the production, to be directed by Christopher Gattelli.

Staging cast includes Stephen Bienskie, who originated the part of serial killer Buffalo Bill in the Fringe production, Deidre Goodwin, Jeff Hiller, Harry Bouvy, Howard Kaye and Alysha Umphress.

“Silence!” begins performances June 24 at Theater 80.

Silence! The Musical