Red Bull Theater will present the benefit performance at Symphony Space.
Tony nominees Celia Keenan-Bolger, Kristine Nielsen, and more will lead the cast of a benefit performance of The Triumph of Love. The one-night-only event from Red Bull Theater will take place October 2 at the Leonard Nimoy Thalia at Symphony Space.
Joining Keenan-Bolger and Nielsen will be Arnie Burton, Clifton Duncan, Carson Elrod, and Molly Ranson.
The presentation of Marivaux’s comedy will feature a translation by James Magruder, as well as original music by Greg Pliska performed by the Lumiere String Quartet. Jesse Berger directs.
The Triumph of Love follows a Spartan princess who attempts a triple seduction of her young lover and his two guardians.
Red Bull Theater specializes in showcasing “heightened language plays,” form Shakespearean drama to Russian comedies and contemporary pieces. Their production of The Government Inspector, starring Michael Urie and Mary Testa, recently concluded an encore engagement at Off-Broadway’s New World Stages.
See Mary Testa and Michael Urie Take the Stage in The Government Inspector