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RELATIVELY SPEAKING

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Number of Performances: 109
First Preview : September 20, 2011
Opening Night : October 20, 2011
Closing Night : January 29, 2012

Talking Cure
Opening Night Cast
Katherine Borowitz – Mother
Danny Hoch – Patient
Jason Kravits – Doctor
Allen Lewis Rickman – Father

George is Dead
Opening Night Cast
Lisa Emery – Carla
Patricia O’Connell – Nanny
Allen Lewis Rickman – Funeral Director
Grant Shaud – Michael
Marlo Thomas – Doreen

Honeymoon Motel
Opening Night Cast
Caroline Aaron – Judy Spector
Bill Army – Paul Jessup
Ari Graynor – Nina Roth
Steve Guttenberg – Jerry Spector
Danny Hoch – Sal Buonacotti
Julie Kavner – Fay Roth
Jason Kravits – Dr. Brill
Richard Libertini – Rabbi Baumel
Mark Linn-Baker – Sam Roth
Grant Shaud – Eddie


OVERVIEW

Written by Ethan Coen, Elaine May, and Woody Allen | Directed by John Turturro

Four-time Oscar® winner Ethan Coen and two-time Oscar nominee Elaine May join with Woody Allen for a one-of-a-kind Broadway experience directed by John Turturro.Julie Kavner, Steve Guttenberg, Mark Linn-Baker, and Marlo Thomas head a cast of 15 in this hilarious evening of one-act plays that explore the often outrageous reality of relatives.

Each one-act comedy springs from a different branch of the family tree. In Talking Cure, Ethan Coen uncovers the sort of insanity that can only come from family. In George is Dead, Elaine May explores the hilarity of death. And in Honeymoon Motel, Woody Allen invites you to the sort of wedding day you won’t forget.

REVIEWS

PRODUCTION REVIEWS

FIRECRACKER FUNNY! A savory tasting platter of comedies, packed with nifty zingers.”

- Charles Isherwood, The New York Times

LIGHTS UP THE STAGE WITH HUMOR!

-DAVID RICHARDSON, WOR

“SOMETIMES POIGNANT, SOMETIMES SAD AND OFTEN HYSTERICAL!

- Mark Kennedy, AP

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CREDITS

Opening Night Production Credits

Talking Cure
Opening Night Cast
Katherine Borowitz  – Mother
Danny Hoch – Patient
Jason Kravits – Doctor
Allen Lewis Rickman – Father
Understudies: Julia Brothers (Mother), Max Gordon Moore (Patient), Grant Shaud (Patient).

George is Dead
Opening Night Cast
Lisa Emery  – Carla
Patricia O’Connell – Nanny
Allen Lewis Rickman – Funeral Director
Grant Shaud – Michael
Marlo Thomas – Doreen
Understudies: Katherine Borowitz (Doreen), Julia Brothers (Carla), Jason Kravits (Funeral Director), Elizabeth Shepherd (Nanny).

Honeymoon Motel
Opening Night Cast
Caroline Aaron – Judy Spector
Bill Army – Paul Jessup
Ari Graynor – Nina Roth
Steve Guttenberg – Jerry Spector
Danny Hoch – Sal Buonacotti
Julie Kavner – Fay Roth
Jason Kravits – Dr. Brill
Richard Libertini – Rabbi Baumel
Mark Linn-Baker – Sam Roth
Grant Shaud – Eddie
Understudies: Katherine Borowitz (Fay Roth, Judy Spector), Fred Melamed (Dr. Brill), Max Gordon Moore (Paul Jessup, Sal Buonacotti), Grant Shaud (Jerry Spector), Sarah Sokolovic (Nina Roth).

 
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Nederlander Organization (James M. Nederlander: Chairman; James L. Nederlander: President)

Produced by Julian Schlossberg, Letty Aronson, Edward Walson, LeRoy Schecter, Tom Sherak, Daveed D. Frazier and Roy Furman; Associate Producer: The Weinstein Company

Written by Ethan Coen, Elaine May and Woody Allen

Directed by John Turturro

Scenic Design by Santo Loquasto; Costume Design by Donna Zakowska; Lighting Design by Kenneth Posner; Sound Design by Carl Casella; Associate Scenic Design: Jenny B. Sawyers; Associate Lighting Design: John Viesta; Assistant Costume Design: Erika Ingrid Lilienthal; Assistant Sound Design: Josh Liebert

General Manager: Richards / Climan, Inc.; Company Manager: Bruce Klinger

Production Manager: Aurora Productions; Production Stage Manager: Ira Mont; Stage Manager: Matthew Lacey

Press Representative: Boneau / Bryan-Brown; Marketing: Type A Marketing; Advertising: Serino Coyne, Inc.; Casting: Cindy Tolan; Photographer: Joan Marcus; Digital Outreach & Website: Serino Coyne, Inc.

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