By Andrew Gans
20 Dec 2012
The reading at The Players Club in Manhattan will feature Richard Easton as Lord Summerhays; Jay O. Sanders as John Tarleton; Maryann Plunkett as Mrs. Tarleton; Alison Fraser as Lina; Robert Creighton as Julius “Gunner” Baker; Wesley Taylor as Bentley; Hannah Cabell as Hypatia; Jon Fletcher as Johnny Tarleton; Zachary Spicer as Joey Percival; and Maggie Buchwald as the Narrator. David Cote of Time Out New York and NY1 On Stage will host.
Show time is 7 PM.
David Staller, the acclaimed singer-actor who has produced and directed all of the Project Shaw offerings, will continue to do so for the upcoming reading.
Project Shaw events for 2013 have also been announced and include Caesar and Cleopatra (Feb. 25); St. Patrick's Day Gala (March 17); Admirable Bashville (April 29); Mrs. Warren's Profession (May 20); Too True To Be Good (June 24); On the Rocks (July 22); Shaw with Ibsen's League of Youth (Sept. 16); Shaw with Wilde's short stories (Oct. 21); Shaw with Chekhov's short stories (Nov. 18); and Super Shaw (Dec. 16).
Past participants include Blair Brown, Mark Kudisch, Kerry Butler, Tyne Daly, Jonathan Hadary, Daniel Jenkins, Rebecca Luker, Michael Cerveris, Karen Ziemba, Michele Pawk, Bruce Vilanch, Jack Gilpin and George S. Irving.
The Players Club is located in Manhattan at 16 Gramercy Park South. Tickets, priced $30, are available by calling (212) 352-3101. For more information visit www.projectshaw.com.