Jill Eikenberry to Star in New York Premiere of Jericho at 59E59
30 Aug 2013
Jack Canfora's new play Jericho will receive its New York premiere at 59E59 Theatres this fall, starring Jill Eikenberry.
Performances begin Oct. 4 and continue through Nov. 3.
Directed by Evan Bergman, the cast also includes Andrew Rein, Noel Joseph Allain, Eleanor Handley, Carol Todd and Kevin Isola.
Eikenberry's stage credits include The Kid,Onward Victoria, Watch on the Rhine, Summer Brave, All Over Town and Moonchildren. The "LA Law" star and Golden Globe winner's TV work includes "Hill Street Blues," "An Inconvenient Woman" and "Law & Order." Her films include "Young Adult," "The Manhattan Project" and "Something Borrowed."
"In 2005, a Jewish 9/11 survivor and a Palestinian 9/11 widow find themselves embroiled in one family’s personal and political dramas," press notes state. "With surprising humor and wit, Jericho reminds us that all struggles are ultimately personal."
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