By Andrew Gans
22 Dec 2011
Directed by artistic director Jesse Cline, the limited engagement will play the Philadelphia venue Feb. 8-26, 2012.
Crumb will play Emily in a cast that also includes Demetria Bailey as The Nurse and Mrs. Timmons, Dan Schiff as The Doctor and Mr. Brambilla, Rebecca Robbins as Amy and Robert Lewandowski as Billy.
Wings, which is based on the play by Arthur Kopit, has a book and lyrics by Arthur Perlman and music by Jeffrey Lunden.
Ann Crumb received a Barrymore nomination for her work in The Media Theatre’s production of Souvenir as Florence Foster Jenkins and received critical acclaim in Master Class as Maria Callas. She was nominated for the Tony Award when she appeared in Anna Karenina and is well known for creating the role of Rose in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Aspects of Love both when it appeared in London’s West End and on Broadway.
For tickets and information call (610) 891-0100 or visit mediatheatre.org.