Last Chance to See Premiere of Rapp's Animals and Plants at A.R.T., April 15

News   Last Chance to See Premiere of Rapp's Animals and Plants at A.R.T., April 15 Adam Rapp's comedy Animals and Plants will close at the American Repertory Theatre in Cambridge, MA, on April 15. Animals and Plants received its world premiere March 30 and opened at A.R.T.’s Hasty Pudding Theatre on April 1.

Adam Rapp's comedy Animals and Plants will close at the American Repertory Theatre in Cambridge, MA, on April 15. Animals and Plants received its world premiere March 30 and opened at A.R.T.’s Hasty Pudding Theatre on April 1.

As reported, the show is about two rank-and file drug traffickers who find themselves on a deadline while "snowbound in a cheap motel room in Boone, North Carolina." Scott Zigler helms this "comic facade of buddies bonding in a blizzard" which explores a "friendship threatened by betrayal."

The cast for the show includes A.R.T. company members Benjamin Evett and Will LeBow, as well as A.R.T. Institute actor Frances Chewning.

The creative team comprises set designer J. Michael Griggs, costume designer Jane Stein, lighting designer John Ambrosone and sound designer David Remedios.

The recipient of numerous awards, playwright Rapp's other works include Nocturne, Trueblinka, Ghosts in the Cottonwoods and Finer Noble Gases. Tickets are $25 and $35. Tickets are available by calling (617) 547 8300.

—Murdoch McBride