Sardi's will honor the award-winning trio of actors who portray, respectively, Brick, Big Mama and Maggie, at 5 PM. Cat's Big Daddy – James Earl Jones – is among the noted theatre celebrities to already grace the walls of the famed venue.
Debbie Allen directs the current revival of Tennessee Williams' 1955 Pulitzer Prize-winning family drama. The revival, which opened at the Broadhurst Theatre March 6, marks the first African-American production of the work on Broadway.
Tickets for Cat on a Hot Tin Roof are currently on sale through June 15. For more information visit www.Cat2008onBroadway.com.
Sardi's is located in New York City at 234 West 44th Street.
Holed up in a seedy motel on the edge of the Mojave Desert, two former lovers unpack the deep secrets and dark desires of their tangled relationship, passionately tearing each other apart. Led by director Daniel Aukin (Back Back Back at MTC, 4,000 Miles), Tony winner Nina Arianda (Venus in Fur at MTC, Born Yesterday) and Sam Rockwell (A Behanding in Spokane, The Way Way Back) bring an explosive intensity to Sam Shepard’s (Buried Child, True West) landmark myth of the new Wild West.