Directed by Obie Award winner Sam Gold (Circle Mirror Transformation, The Aliens), the dark comedy will run in the Old Globe Theatre May 7-June 12. Opening is May 12.
Kimberly Guerrero, who originated the role of new live-in housekeeper Johnna in Steppenwolf Theatre Company's August: Osage County and performed in Chicago, on Broadway, at the National Theatre in London and Sydney Theatre Company in Australia, will play the part in this new resident production.
The Tony Award-winning play about a family that reunites in Oklahoma following the disappearance of the patriarch, Beverley, will also feature Robin Pearson Rose (as Mattie Fae Aiken), Joseph Adams (Bill Fordham), Guy Boyd (Charlie Aiken), Todd Cerveris (Sheriff Deon Gilbeau), Carla Harting (Ivy Weston), Ronete Levenson (Jean Fordham), Robert Maffia (Steve Heidebrecht), Kelly McAndrew (Karen Weston) and Haynes Thigpen (Little Charles Aiken).
The creative team includes David Zinn (scenic design), Clint Ramos (costume design), Japhy Weideman (lighting design), Fitz Patton (sound design), Jan Gist (dialect coach) and Diana Moser (stage manager).
For tickets and information, visit www.TheOldGlobe.org.