Cunningham will portray Gooper and Reddy will be Dr. Baugh in the Kennedy Center's production of the Tennessee Williams classic, which will play the Eisenhower Theatre, June 1-20. Directed by Mark Lamos, the cast also includes the previously announced Mary Stuart Masterson as Maggie, Patrick Wilson as Brick, Dana Ivey as Big Mama, George Grizzard as Big Daddy, and Side Show Tony nominee Emily Skinner as Sister Woman.
On Broadway T. Scott Cunningham has been seen in Love! Valour! Compassion!, Tartuffe and Design for Living. He is currenly in Wintertime Off-Broadway. Reddy's Broadway credits include Alice in Wonderland, The Crucible, A Little Hotel on the Side, Abe Lincoln in Illinois and Dinner at Eight.
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is located at 2700 F. Street, NW in Washington, D.C. Tickets for Cat on a Hot Tin Roof — part of the “Tennessee Williams Explored” celebration — are now on sale. For more information about the Center’s many productions, go to www.kennedy-center.org.
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