Jonathan Groff and Michael Mayer Get Up Close at Drama League Event Feb. 17

By Carey Purcell
February 17, 2014

The Drama League features Tony Award-nominated actor Jonathan Groff and Tony Award-winning director Michael Mayer in its Up Close series Feb. 17 at 7 PM at the Drama League Theater Center in Tribeca.  



Here's how the event is billed: "The director and star of the Tony Award-winning Spring Awakening reunite to catch up, share experiences, and discuss their latest projects. Well-known for his roles on the hit television series 'Glee' and 'Boss,' Jonathan Groff has a busy new year: the recent Disney animated hit 'Frozen,' his new HBO series 'Looking,' and the upcoming TV adaptation of Larry Kramer's The Normal Heart. Mr. Mayer will share glimpses from his work on the upcoming Broadway musical Hedwig and the Angry Inch, starring Neil Patrick Harris."

Groff, a Tony Award nominee for Spring Awakening, has also performed in In My Life. His film credits include "C.O.G." and "Taking Woodstock." He can currently be seen in the new HBO series "Looking."

Mayer has directed American Idiot, Thoroughly Modern Millie and A View from the Bridge.

Visit dramaleague.org for more information.