PHOTO CALL: Mary Stuart Cast Greets the Press

News   PHOTO CALL: Mary Stuart Cast Greets the Press The critically acclaimed Donmar Warehouse production of Mary Stuart will begin performances at the Broadhurst Theatre March 30.

The show, according to press notes, "is a thrilling account of the extraordinary relationship between England's Elizabeth I and her cousin, Mary Queen of Scots, Elizabeth's rival to the throne. With its behind the scenes intrigue, scheming and betrayal, the play has the contemporary feel of a modern-day political thriller."

Original London stars Janet McTeer and Harriet Walter will reprise their performances as Mary Queen of Scots and Elizabeth I, respectively.

Phyllida Lloyd directs a cast that also includes Michael Countryman as Sir Amias Paulet; John Benjamin Hickey as Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester; Michael Rudko as Count Aubespine/Melvil; Robert Stanton as William Davison; Maria Tucci as Hanna Kennedy; Chandler Williams as Mortimer; Nicholas Woodeson as William Cecil, Lord Burleigh; and three-time Tony nominee Brian Murray as George Talbot, Earl of Shrewsbury.

The cast greeted the press March 16. Here is a look at the event, held in the Sardi's building:


The Broadhurst is located in Manhattan at 235 West 44th Street. Tickets are available at the box office, by calling (212) 239-6200 or by visiting www.telecharge.com. Preview prices are $64-$99, including a $1.50 facilities fee. Tickets for performances after April 20 are $69.50-$116.50.

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