Peter Flynn will direct Our Town. Keenan-Bolger (Peter and the Starcatcher, The Glass Menagerie) will play Emily Webb, with Luker (The Secret Garden, The Music Man) as Mrs. Webb and Lenox (Doubt, Chicago) as Mrs. Gibbs.
Additional casting will be announced.
Our Town will take place at 7:30 PM at the Gerald R. Lynch Theatre at John Jay College. Proceeds from the reading benefit the programs and services of The Actors Fund.
Wilder's Our Town was most recently revived to acclaim Off-Broadway in 2009 at the Barrow Street Theatre under the direction of David Cromer. It was last revived on Broadway in 2002 at the Booth Theatre. It first premiered on Broadway Feb. 4 at the Henry Miller's Theatre.
Tickets for the benefit are $75, $100, and $150. For information and to purchase tickets, visit actorsfund.org or call (212) 221-7300, ext. 133.
The Actors Fund is a national human services organization that helps everyone — performers and those behind the scenes — who works in performing arts and entertainment, helping more than 12,800 people directly each year, and hundreds of thousands online. Serving professionals in film, theatre, television, music, opera, radio and dance, The Fund's programs include social services and emergency assistance, health care and insurance, housing, and employment and training services. With offices in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago, The Actors Fund has — for 130 years — been a safety net for those in need, crisis or transition.