Something Rotten! stars Brian d'Arcy James and John Cariani as the Bottom brothers, a pair of struggling writers who, with the help of a soothsayer (Brad Oscar), try to outdo their arch nemesis William Shakespeare (Christian Borle) by bringing the world's first musical to the stage. Casey Nicholaw directs and choreographs. Music and lyrics are by Wayne Kirkpatrick and Karey Kirkpatrick. Book is by Karey Kirkpatrick and John O'Farrell. Read the Playbill story.