By Adam Hetrick
30 Dec 2011
Maxwell, the founding artistic director of the New York City Players, will also direct the four-play work, which includes Bound East for Cardiff (1914), In the Zone (1917), The Long Voyage Home (1917) and The Moon of the Caribbees (1918).
Early Plays is scheduled to officially open Feb. 22, 2012. The 90-minute piece will run through March 4, 2012. Early Plays also features original music and lyrics by Maxwell.
The cast will be a mix of Wooster Group members and associates, including Enver Chakartash, Ari Fliakos, Teresa Hartmann, Bozkurt Karasu, Bobby McElver, Kaneza Schaal, Andrew Schneider and Kate Valk, as well as New York City Players Lakpa Bhutia, Keith Connolly, Alex Delinois, Nicholas Elliott, Jim Fletcher and Brian Mendes.
St. Ann's previously hosted the Wooster Group productions of La Didone (2008), Hamlet (2007), The Emperor Jones (2006), House/Lights (2005), Brace Up! (2003) and To You, The Birdie! (Phèdre) (2002), as well as Maxwell’s Good Samaritans (2004).
For tickets phone (718) 254-8779 or visit artsatstanns.org.
St. Ann's Warehouse is located at 38 Water Street (between Main and Dock St.) in Brooklyn, New York.