Cast Set for World Premiere of Lapine Drama Fran's Bed with Farrow at Long Wharf, Oct. 16-Nov. 23

News   Cast Set for World Premiere of Lapine Drama Fran's Bed with Farrow at Long Wharf, Oct. 16-Nov. 23 The Long Wharf Theatre staging of the world premiere of James Lapine's Fran's Bed starring Mia Farrow has announced its cast. The debut will run at the New Haven stage Oct. 16-Nov. 23 with an official opening Oct. 29.
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Harris Yulin (Hedda Gabler, The Diary of Anne Frank), who was featured in the Long Wharf workshop of the play with Farrow ("Rosemary's Baby," "Hannah and Her Sisters") in February, performs now with a cast that also includes Marcia DeBonis ("Tadpole," "L.I.E."), Christopher Innvar (Victor/Victoria, Floyd Collins), Kellie Overbey (QED, Betty's Summer Vacation), Brenda Pressley (Dreamgirls) and Carrie Preston (Indiscretions, Chaucer in Rome). In Fran's Bed, Farrow portrays a sick woman who, on her death bed, reveals the many secrets of her life to her two grown daughters. Lapine, a three-time Tony Award winner for his musical books to Into the Woods, Falsettos and Passion, directs the full staging of his family drama.

The design team includes Douglas Stein (scenic),Susan Hilferty (costume), David Jay Lander (lighting) and Fitz Patton (sound).

For tickets to Fran's Bed, at the Long Wharf Theatre, 222 Sargent Drive in New Haven, CT, call (203) 787-4282 or (800)782-8497. For more information, visit www.longwharf.org.

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