Karen Ziemba to Star in Kander and Ebb's Skin of Our Teeth, June 15-17

News   Karen Ziemba to Star in Kander and Ebb's Skin of Our Teeth, June 15-17 Tony Award winner Karen Ziemba, most recently on Broadway in Never Gonna Dance, will head the cast of three public presentations of The Skin of Our Teeth.
Karen Ziemba
Karen Ziemba Photo by Aubrey Reuben

Ziemba's official website reports the actress will star in the readings of the Kander and Ebb musical June 15-17 at the McCarter Theatre Center's Berlind Rehearsal Room. The Skin of Our Teeth, based on the Thornton Wilder play of the same name, features a score by John Kander and the late Fred Ebb and a book by Joseph Stein. The musical was previously titled Over & Over. Show time is 3 PM. Karen Ziemba won a Tony Award portraying the Wife in Susan Stroman's Contact. She has also starred on Broadway in Never Gonna Dance, Chicago, Steel Pier, Crazy for You and 42nd Street, and her Off Broadway work includes a Drama Desk Award-winning performance in And the World Goes 'Round as well as roles in I Do! I Do!, 110 in the Shade and The Most Happy Fella. She also headlined the City Center Encores! presentation of Pajama Game.

The McCarter Theatre Center is located at 91 University Place in Princeton, NJ. Call (609) 258-2787 for reservations; visit www.mccarter.org for more information.