Arena Stage Announces Casting for Tappin' Thru Life and Mother Courage and Her Children
15 May 2013
Casting has been announced for Arena Stage's upcoming productions of Tappin' Thru Life and Mother Courage and Her Children.
Tap-dancing brothers John and Leo Manzari reunite with mentor Maurice Hines in Tappin’ Thru Life, directed by Jeff Calhoun. The production runs Nov. 15-Dec. 29 in the Kreeger Theater.
Mother Courage and her Children, starring Kathleen Turner, will also feature Nicholas Rodriguez (My Fair Lady, Oklahoma!) and Erin Weaver (The Last Five Years, Xanadu). Directed by Arena Stage artistic director Molly Smith, the production runs Jan. 31, 2014-May 9 in the Fichandler Stage.
Additional casting and creative team updates for the 2013-14 Arena Stage season will be announced at a later date.
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