Mia Sinclair Jenness (Matilda the Musical) and Kellie Overbey (The Coast of Utopia and Present Laughter on Broadway) will join previously announced Blair Brown, Emma Geer, Tatiana Maslany, and Susan Pourfar in portraying the title character in Second Stage Theater’s New York premiere of Tracy Letts’ Mary Page Marlowe this June.
Also joining the production are Mr. Robot's Grace Gummer and Godless' Tess Frazer, along with Kayli Carter (Nice Fish), 2017 Juilliard grad Audrey Corsa, Marcia Debonis (Small Mouth Sounds), Ryan Foust, who played Charlie in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory on Broadway, Brian Kerwin (The Knick), Maria Elena Ramirez (Fish in the Dark), Elliot Villar (Mr. Robot) and Gary Wilmes (If I Forget).
The Off-Broadway premiere of Mary Page Marlowe will be directed by Obie and Drama Desk Award winner Lila Neugebauer (The Wolves, Edward Albee's At Home at the Zoo). Performances are scheduled to begin June 19 in 2ST’s Tony Kiser Theater ahead of a July 12 opening night.
Mary Page Marlowe pieces together a portrait of a woman from key moments in her life, with the title role shared among a number actors. The play received its world premiere at Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre in 2016 with direction by Artistic Director Anna D. Shapiro; the production featured a 21-member cast, including seven actors who shared the title role.
Complete casting for the Off-Broadway production will be announced shortly.
The staging will feature scenic design by Laura Jellinek, costume design by Kaye Voyce, lighting design by Tyler Micoleau, sound design by Brandon Wolcott, and casting by Telsey + Company.