Gordon Greenberg will direct the musical based on the film of the same name.
Universal Theatrical Group will present a private reading of the new musical The Secret of My Success February 9 in Manhattan.
The cast, under the direction of Gordon Greenberg, will include Javier Muñoz (fresh off his turn as the title role in Hamilton), Christian Slater, Lesli Margherita, Emily Skinner, Chris Dwan, Lilli Cooper, Lori Tan Chinn, David Rossmer, Priscilla Lopez, Levi Buksbazen, Courtney Balan, Josh Breckenridge, Kayla Davion, Alyse Alan Louis, Joey Taranto, and Noah Weisberg.
Based on the Universal Pictures film, The Secret of My Success features a book by Greenberg and Steve Rosen with music and lyrics by Michael Mahler and Alan Schmuckler. Wendy Bobbitt Cavett will serve as music director for the reading.
Michael J. Fox and Helen Slater co-starred in the 1987 film. Fox played a recent Kansas State University graduate who devises a plan to take him from the mailroom to an executive position of Pemrose Corporation.