A Life in the Theatre

A Life In The Theatre

A Life In The Theatre


A LIFE IN THE THEATRE

Number of Previews: 24
Number of Performances: 56
First Preview : September 21, 2010
Opening Night : October 12, 2010
Closing Night : November 28, 2010

Opening Night Cast
Patrick Stewart (Robert)
T.R. Knight (John)



OVERVIEW

Olivier Award winner PATRICK STEWART and Emmy® Award nominee T.R. KNIGHT (Grey’s Anatomy) shared the passion, pleasures and pitfalls of the theatre in David Mamet’s funny and theatrical behind-the-scenes take on what really happens backstage!

A hilarious and heartfelt look at two actors battling to share a dressing room and the spotlight, A LIFE IN THE THEATRE, directed by Neil Pepe, was a must-see experience. From rehearsals to reprisals, from ego trips to acting tips, this inside and often outrageous look at the world of show business came to Broadway for a limited run.

AWARDS & REVIEWS

” THIS IS THE SHOW TO SEE! I WAS ENTHRALLED. – Terry Teachout, The Wall Street Journal

“LAUGH OUT LOUD FUNNY
– Roma Torre, NY-1 News

“PATRICK STEWART is DAZZLING
and T.R. KNIGHT DELIGHTFUL in this THRILLING JOYRIDE. -Linda Winder, Newsday

An UPROARIOUSLY FUNNY backstage comedy – Pat Collins, WOR-9

CREDITS

Opening Night Production Credits

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Phillip J. Smith: Chairman; Robert E. Wankel: President)

Produced by Jeffrey Richards, Jerry Frankel, Jam Theatricals, Debbie Bisno, Eva Price, Larry Magid, Kathleen K. Johnson, Herbert Goldsmith Productions, Inc., Roger Kass, Barry & Carole Kaye, Kelpie Arts, Black-Pereira and Freedberg-Dale/Dombrowski-Manuel; Associate Producer: Jeremy Scott Blaustein, Shane Marshall Brown and Matt Salloway

Written by David Mamet
Directed by Neil Pepe; Assistant Director: Cat Williams

Scenic Design by Santo Loquasto; Costume Design by Laura Bauer; Lighting Design by Kenneth Posner; Wig Design by Charles LaPointe; Associate Scenic Design: Jenny Sawyers; Associate Costume Design: Bobby Tilley; Associate Lighting Design: John Viesta; Assistant Sce

General Manager: Richards / Climan, Inc.; Company Manager: Mary Miller

Technical Supervisor: Hudson Theatrical Associates; Production Stage Manager: Matthew Silver; Stage Manager: Jillian M. Oliver

Casting: Telsey + Company; Press Representative: Jeffrey Richards Associates, Alana Karpoff and Irene Gandy; Interactive Marketing: Situation Marketing; Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.; Fight Choreographer: J. David Brimmer; Dialect Coach: Deborah Hecht; Photographer: Brigitte Lacombe.

Opening Night Cast

Patrick Stewart (Robert)
T.R. Knight (John)


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