Cast Complete for Upcoming Glengarry Glen Ross Broadway Revival

News   Cast Complete for Upcoming Glengarry Glen Ross Broadway Revival
 
Jordan Lage completes the male ensemble of the upcoming Broadway revival of David Mamet's Glengarry Glen Ross.

Joe Mantello (Assassins, Take Me Out) will stage the Mamet work, set to begin previews at the Royale Theatre April 8 toward a May 1 opening.

Lage, who will portray the detective Baylen, is next set to appear in the Mint Theatre Company's staging of The Lonely Way. The founding member of Off-Broadway's Atlantic Theatre Company has appeared on Broadway in Gore Vidal's The Best Man as well as in Our Town and the national tour of A Few Good Men. For the Atlantic, he has acted in Sea of Tranquility, The Water Engine, The Hothouse, Mojo, The Woods, Edmond, Distant Fires and the Mamet adaptation of Three Sisters. He is also featured in the Mamet films "State and Main," "The Spanish Prisoner," "Homicide," "Things Change" and the TNT television film of "The Water Engine."

Lage joins a starry cast that includes Alan Alda (QED, "M*A*S*H") as Shelly Levene, Jeffrey Tambor (Sly Fox,"Arrested Development") as George Aaronow, Liev Schreiber (Henry V, "Scream") as Richard Roma, Gordon Clapp ("NYPD Blue," "Moonlight Mile") as Dave Moss, Tom Wopat (Annie Get Your Gun, "The Dukes of Hazzard") as James Lingk and Frederick Weller (Take Me Out, "The Shape of Things") as John Williamson.

Glengarry Glen Ross follows the cutthroat world of real estate where salesmen are vying for the best leads to make the biggest sales. The play was produced on Broadway in 1984 under the direction of Gregory Mosher following London and Chicago runs. The drama earned playwright Mamet the Pulitzer Prize and Best Play Tony Award nomination that year and was later adapted by the scribe for the 1992 film.

The design team of Glengarry Glen Ross will feature Santo Loquasto (sets), Laura Bauer (costumes) and Kenneth Posner (lighting). Jeffrey Richards, Jerry Frankel and JAM Theatricals produce the work with Philip Lacerte, Boyett/Haber, Ronald Frankel, Zen Dog Productions, Barry Weissbord, BG Partners, Boyett Ostar Productions in association with Swinsky/Berger and by special arrangement with Roundabout Theatre Company.

Mamet will also see his new play Romance staged Off-Broadway at the Atlantic Theatre Company — which he co-founded with actor William H. Macy. Mamet has also penned Speed the-Plow, American Buffalo, Oleanna, Cryptogram, The Old Neighborhood, Boston Marriage and Sexual Perversity in Chicago. His screenplays include "State and Main," "The Spanish Prisoner" and "Heist."

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