On July 28, Lenox (Doubt), Jayne Houdyshell (Well, Coraline), Allison Mack ("Smallville"), Kate Mulgrew (Tea at Five) and Kristine Nielsen (Why Torture Is Wrong…) will begin performances for a limited run through Aug. 29.
Karen Carpenter directs the production authored by Nora and Delia Ephron 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."
The design team includes Jo Winiarski (scenic design), Jessica Jahn (costume design), Jeff Croiter (lighting design), Walter Trarbach (sound design) and Maria Verel (make-up design).
Carpenter also directed the Monday night readings of Love, Loss, and What I Wore that were presented this past winter and spring as a benefit for Dress for Success. A portion of the proceeds from the current run benefits Dress for Success.
For tickets phone (212) 239-6200 or visit Telecharge. The Westside Theatre is located at 407 West 43rd Street in Manhattan.