By Carey Purcell
23 Oct 2013
He will be joined by his husband, playwright James Wesley, and their daughter Juli, who play father and daughter in Unbroken Circle.
Rudetsky is also a co-producer of the play, and the discussion will include the biographical nature of the play, which Wesley based parts of on his extended Texas family, as well as what it's like for Wesley and Juli to play father and daughter on stage.
Directed by Jason St. Little, Unbroken Circle began previews May 29 and officially opened June 19. The final performance is scheduled for Oct. 27 at 1:30 PM.
Set in 1970 Galveston, TX, "a family is brought together for the first time in years on the day of its patriarch's funeral," according to press notes. "As the day turns into night, the man's impact on his family unfolds in unexpected and surprising ways. Unbroken Circle is at turns hilarious and disturbing and explores how abuse and family secrets affect every person in each generation differently."
The creative team includes Josh Iacovelli (set and lighting design), Brian Hemesath (costume design), Karen Evanouskas (production stage manager) and Dan Adamsky (sound design).
St. Luke’s Theatre is located at 308 West 46th Street. Tickets are $36.50-$59.50; call (212) 239-6200 or visit telecharge.com.
For more information visit UnbrokenCircleThePlay.com.