“We are fortunate to have Maria Aitken’s deft hand at the helm of this delightful satire that all admirers of Noel Coward will appreciate. Not only is Maria an Olivier Award winning director, she’s a brilliant actress and a Coward authority. A trustee of the Noel Coward Foundation, each year she comes up with a special piece for our audience,” said Margot Harley, producer of The Acting Company, in a previous statement. “No one does Coward better.”
The reading is followed by a reception with the cast and director.
Signature Theatre (Alice Griffin Jewel Box) is located at 480 West 42nd Street. For tickets, priced $35 and $60, call (212) 258-3111.
Fifteen-year-old Christopher has an extraordinary brain; he is exceptionally intelligent but ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. When he falls under suspicion for killing his neighbor's dog, he sets out to identify the true culprit, which leads to an earth-shattering discovery and a journey that will change his life forever.