Stephen Colbert to Star in Sondheim Musical at Lincoln Center

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Also in Company, to be staged this April by the New York Philharmonic: Patti LuPone, Anika Noni Rose, Neil Patrick Harris and Martha Plimpton.

Stephen Colbert will star in the New York Philharmonic production of Company this spring.

The Comedy Central host will play Harry (Martha Plimpton has been cast as his wife, Sarah) in Company, to be staged April 7 to 9 in Avery Fisher Hall, according to the New York Times.

Neil Patrick Harris plays the lead in the Stephen Sondheim musical, directed by Lonny Price and conducted by Paul Gemignani with orchestrations by Jonathan Tunick.

Also co-starring: Patti LuPone, Anika Noni Rose and Jim Walton.