A planned production of
Featuring a cast filled with pop stars -- including
But Friday the cast and crew were told that that the show would not go on.
In an email to the New York Times, the production's promoter, Michael Cohl -- known for his work with rock bands including
"It became obvious the shows were in trouble, but we tried until the last moment to give it every chance to turn around," Cohl told the newspaper. "In the end, it just did not make business sense to continue, and we didn't want the cast to endure playing to disappointing audiences."