Cry-Baby, the new musical based on the John Waters movie of the same name opens with James Snyder starring as the bad boy musician.


Tonight marked the official Broadway opening of Cry-Baby, the new musical based on the John Waters movie of the same name. James Snyder stars as the bad boy musician who was played by Johnny Depp in the movie, and Tony-winner Harriet Harris is also featured in the cast. The show's book is by Hairspray's team, Mark O'Donnell and Thomas Meehan, and the rocking score is by Broadway newcomers David Javerbaum and Adam Schlesinger. Cry-Baby is playing at Broadway's Marquis Theatre for an open-ended run. To get discount tickets for Cry-Baby, and other Broadway shows