By Carey Purcell
11 Jul 2014
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Directed by Tony and Obie Award winner Pam MacKinnon, who helmed Norris' Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning play Clybourne Park at Playwrights Horizons and on Broadway, the production will begin previews May 22, 2015, at the Mainstage Theater.
The Qualms began previews at Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre Company, where Norris is an ensemble member, July 3. Directed by MacKinnon, the world-premiere production will open in Chicago July 13.
Norris' written works include Clybourne Park, Domesticated, The Low Road, The Infidel, Purple Heart, We All Went Down to Amsterdam, The Pain and the Itch, The Unmentionables and A Parallelogram.
Casting for The Qualms will be announced at a later date.
The 2014-15 Playwrights season also includes the New York premiere of Robert O'Hara's Bootycandy, Heidi Schreck's Grand Concourse, Samuel D. Hunter's Pocatello, Melissa James Gibson's Placebo and Jenny Schwartz and Todd Almond's Iowa.
Playwrights Horizons is located at 416 West 42nd Street. Tickets and more information are available by visiting PHnyc.org.