PHOTO CALL: Larry David Hits the Broadway Stage! First Shots From Fish in the Dark, Also Starring Rosie Perez and Rita Wilson

News   PHOTO CALL: Larry David Hits the Broadway Stage! First Shots From Fish in the Dark, Also Starring Rosie Perez and Rita Wilson
 
Larry David's new comedy Fish in the Dark, about a death in the family, began performances Feb. 2 at the Cort Theatre.

Prior to its first preview, the world premierehas taken in over $13.5 million in advance sales at the box office. That figure is the highest advance for any spring production on Broadway and, according to the New York Times, beats the previous record for a play, $13.05 million for the 2013 revival of Harold Pinter's Betrayal (produced by Scott Rudin, the producer of Fish in the Dark). 

The play, from the creator and star of HBO’s “Curb Your Enthusiasm” and co-creator of “Seinfeld," is directed by Tony Award winner Anna D. Shapiro

The cast also includes Rita Wilson, Jayne Houdyshell, Rosie Perez, Ben Shenkman, Lewis J. Stadlen, Jerry Adler, Marylouise Burke, Jake Cannavale, Jenn Lyon, Jonny Orsini and Molly Ranson.

Fish in the Dark is described as "a comedy about a death in the family."

The production has scenic design by Todd Rosenthal, costume design by Ann Roth, lighting design by Brian MacDevitt and sound design by Rob Milburn and Michael Bodeen.

Fish is produced by Rudin.

During previews, show times are Monday-Saturday at 8 PM with matinees Wednesday and Saturday at 2 PM. Beginning March 10, show times will be Tuesday and Thursday at 7 PM and Wednesday, Friday and Saturday at 8 PM with matinees Wednesday and Saturday at 2 PM and Sunday at 3 PM.

Tickets, priced $65-$155, are now available at Telecharge.com.

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