Songbird is a new country-inflected musical adaptation of Anton Chekhov's The Seagull. Set in Nashville, the story follows Tammy, a singer who returns to town in order to assist her son in launching his career. Spring Awakening alum Lauren Pritchard wrote the show's music and lyrics; Michael Kimmel wrote the book. The cast features Ephie Aardema, Kate Baldwin, Adam Cochran, Erin Dilly, Don Guillory, Drew McVety, Eric William Morris, Kacie Sheik, Bob Stillman and Andy Taylor. The show opens Oct. 28 at 59E59. Performances run through Nov. 29. Read the Playbill story.