Jay Armstrong Johnson, Maulik Pancholy, Britton Smith, and a lot more star in the JC Lee-penned globe premiere at Second Stage.
JC Lee’s new engage in To My Women formally opened Off-Broadway at Second Stage’s Tony Kiser Theater April 12, and the assessments are in. The creation is scheduled to keep on via April 24.
Bryan Batt (Mad Men, Jeffrey), Jay Armstrong Johnson (On the City, The Phantom of the Opera), Carman Lacivita (Marvin’s Area, Cyrano de Bergerac), Maulik Pancholy (30 Rock, It truly is Only a Engage in), Noah J. Ricketts (Frozen, Beautiful), and Britton Smith (Be Extra Chill, Shuffle Alongside) star in the get the job done about a group of homosexual gentlemen enjoying a post-pandemic getaway in sunny Palm Springs who, soon after the beverages start out pouring, learn some challenging truths about a improved entire world.
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A Unusual Loop and Be Additional Chill director Stephen Brackett helms the output, leading a resourceful crew that includes scenic designer Arnulfo Maldonado, costume designer Sarafina Bush, lighting designer Jen Schriever, and audio designer Sinan Refik Zafar. Motion is by Patrick McCollum, and casting is by The Telsey Place of work. Brian Bogin serves as manufacturing stage supervisor, with Kalen Sierra Hughes as stage manager.
Rounding out the company are understudies Hunter Bryant, Vin Knight, Carol Mazhuvancheril, and Benjamin Pelteson.
To My Ladies is a Donna and Ben M. Rosen fee, and the creation is supported in portion by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.
2nd Stage’s 2021-2022 time kicked off past yr with Rajiv Joseph’s Letters of Suresh Off-Broadway and Lynn Nottage’s Clyde’s on Broadway. Their revival of Richard Greenberg’s Just take Me Out, the initial Broadway return for the 2003 Tony winner, opened April 4 at the Hayes with a cast led by Patrick J. Adams, Jesse Williams, and Jesse Tyler Ferguson. A Broadway transfer of Stephen Adly Guirgis’ Involving Riverside and Crazy will commence at the Hayes in the drop.