Hadary, Daly, Jenkins, Luker and McMartin Set for July 23 Project Shaw Reading

News   Hadary, Daly, Jenkins, Luker and McMartin Set for July 23 Project Shaw Reading A starry cast will take part in the July 23 reading of The Millionairess, part of the acclaimed Project Shaw series.
Rebecca Luker
Rebecca Luker

The evening at the Players Club will feature the talents of Jonathan Hadary as Julius Sagamore, Tyne Daly as Epifania Fitzfassenden, Daniel Jenkins as Alastair Fitzfassenden, Rebecca Luker as Patricia Smith, Simon Jones as Adrian Blenderbland, John McMartin as The Doctor, John Martello as The Man, Charlotte Moore as The Woman and Adam Feldman as The Manager. Roma Torre will narrate the performance; Michael Musto hosts. Daly's character, according to press notes, is "the richest woman in the world who is determined to live life on her own terms. It's just that people keep getting in the way."

The Project Shaw series is produced and directed by David Staller, who acted with Dana Ivey in Shaw's Mrs. Warren's Profession at the Irish Repertory Theatre. Dates stretching throughout 2007 and beyond will provide an airing of every sketch, full-length and one-act play by the playwright.

Past participants include Blair Brown, Daniel Jenkins, Rebecca Luker, Michael Cerveris, Karen Ziemba, Michele Pawk, Bruce Vilanch, Jack Gilpin and George S. Irving.

The Players Club is located in Manhattan at 16 Gramercy Park South. Tickets, priced $15, are available by calling (212) 352-3101. For more information visit www.projectshaw.com.