Second Stage Welcomes Brooke Shields and More to Board of Trustees

Industry News   Second Stage Welcomes Brooke Shields and More to Board of Trustees As the company prepares to launch its inaugural Broadway season, the Board welcomes six new members.
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In the lead up to launching its inaugural Broadway season, Second Stage Theatre welcomes six new Board of Trustees members: Elin Nierenberg, Tamara Harris Robinson, Ira Schreck, Brooke Shields, Susan Wasserstein, and Kara Young. They join previously announced board member Kevin Brockman.

“We are thrilled to welcome seven new members with such boundless experience and passion,” said Artistic Director Carole Rothman in a statement. “Their knowledge and leadership will be incredibly valuable to our Board of Directors during this exciting time for our company.”

The theatre’s inaugural Broadway season will kick off with Oscar winner Kenneth Lonergan's Lobby Hero, starring Chris Evans and Michael Cera, and will also include the Broadway premiere of Young Jean Lee’s Straight White Men.

Read: HOW SECOND STAGE PLANS TO CHANGE THE FACE OF BROADWAY

2ST’s Off-Broadway season includes a revival of Torch Song by Harvey Fierstein, directed by Moisés Kaufman and starring Michael Urie and Mercedes Ruehl; the New York premiere of Tracy Letts’ Mary Page Marlowe, directed by Lila Neugebauer; and Cardinal, by Kid Victory playwright Greg Pierce with direction by Sweat director Kate Whoriskey.

Subscriptions are currently available starting at $345. For subscription and ticket information, visit 2ST.com or call the Second Stage Box Office at (212) 246-4422.

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