The play, formerly called The Extinction Method, will begin performances May 10 at MTC's Off-Broadway home at City Center Stage I. Opening is May 25.
Tony nominee Sam Buntrock, who staged the 2008 Broadway revival of Sunday in the Park With George, will direct the play about people in adjacent Brooklyn Heights apartments. The performers each play two characters.
According to MTC, "Annie and Nate, who have a baby who won't sleep. Claire and Luke are losing sleep over the decision to get married and start a family. In adjacent Brooklyn Heights apartments, Daniel Goldfarb's newest and wittiest look at love, sex, commitment and parenthood unfolds and no one will rest until the truth between each of these couples is spoken."
Goldfarb's works include Adam Baum and the Jew Movie;The Retributionists; Sarah, Sarah; Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me; Modern Orthodox; Radio Girl; Party Come Here; and Jerry Christmas.
The New York premiere of Matthew Lopez's The Whipping Man, directed by Doug Hughes, will end its limited engagement at New York City Center Stage I (131 West 55th Street) on April 10.
Tickets are $80. For tickets and information, call (212) 581-1212 or visit www.nycitycenter.org.
For more information on MTC, visit www.ManhattanTheatreClub.com.