By Andrew Gans
22 Aug 2012
|Photo by Joseph Marzullo/WENN|
Directed by Obie winner Dan Wackerman, the production will officially open Sept. 30.
The cast will be led by Byron Jennings as Alfred Lunt, Carolyn McCormick as Lynn Fontanne, Mariette Hartley as Lunt’s mother Hattie and Michael McCarty as Sydney Greenstreet with Charlotte Booker, Julia Bray and John Wernke.
Ten Chimneys, according to press notes, "peers into the backstage lives of the two most revered stars of the Broadway stage, Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne. Set on the couple’s legendary Wisconsin estate in 1938, love triangles and family dysfunction reveal themselves when the rehearsal process for an upcoming production of Chekhov’s The Seagull becomes a true-to-life plot involving a young actress named Uta Hagen."
The production will also feature scenic and lighting design by Harry Feiner with costume design by Sam Fleming. Executive producer is Sarahbeth Grossman.
Show times will be Wednesday at 7 PM, Thursday-Saturday at 8 PM with matinees Saturday at 2 PM and Sunday at 3 PM.
Theatre at St. Clement’s is located at 423 West 46th Street (between Ninth & Tenth Aves.). Tickets are $65 and are available through www.ThePeccadillo.com or by calling OvationTix at (212) 352-3101.