The cast will remain with the show through Jan. 9.
Here is a look at the official opening, celebrated Dec. 9:
Braxton, Conn, Flannery, Swit and Testa Join Love, Loss... Off-Broadway
Karen Carpenter directs the production based on Ilene Beckerman's book of the same name that "uses clothing and accessories and the memories they trigger to tell funny and often poignant stories that all women can relate to."
Alexis Bledel ("Gilmore Girls") will appear alongside Pauletta Washington ("The Parkers"), Anita Gillette ("30 Rock") and Judy Gold (25 Questions for a Jewish Mother) in the Jan. 12-Feb. 13, 2011, cast.
From Feb. 16-March 29, 2011, Love, Loss will feature Orfeh (Legally Blonde), Barbara Rhoades (The Goodbye Girl) and Sabrina Le Beauf; while Daphne Rubin-Vega (Rent) and Annie Stark (Paradise Road) will appear in the March 23-April 24, 2011, cast.
For tickets phone (212) 239-6200 or visit Telecharge. The Westside Theatre is located at 407 West 43rd Street in Manhattan.