PHOTO CALL: Jack Goes Boating Opening Night

News   PHOTO CALL: Jack Goes Boating Opening Night
 
Philip Seymour Hoffman, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Beth Cole and John Ortiz opened the world premiere of Bob Glaudini's Jack Goes Boating Off-Broadway March 18.
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Peter DuBois directs the LAByrinth Theater Company staging, which began previews Feb. 27 at the Public Theater's Martinson Hall. The limited run was originally scheduled through April 8 but extended its run three weeks to April 29. The play which follows two couples — one just beginning their courtship, the other married and working through hardship — is described thusly: "Laced with cooking classes, swimming lessons and a smorgasbord of illegal drugs, Jack Goes Boating is a story of date panic, marital meltdown, betrayal and the prevailing grace of the human spirit." The show marks the first time LAB co-artistic directors Ortiz and Hoffman have shared a stage for their company.

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At left (from top): Daphne Rubin-Vega; author Bob Glaudini and director Peter DuBois; Philip Seymour Hoffman; John Ortiz and Reiko Aylesworth; Beth Cole; Chris Noth and his manager; Isaiah Whitlock; Orfeh and Tricia Walsh Smith; Carlo Alban; John Patrick Shanley and Eleni Tzimas; Floencia Lozano; Brett C. Leonard and Stephen Adly Guirgis; Michael Cerveris.

Below: Beth Cole, Philip Seymour Hoffman, John Ortiz and Daphne Rubin-Vega take their bows at the opening night of Jack Goes Boating.

photos by Aubrey Reuben

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