The Old Boy, With Peter Rini, Tom Riis Farrell, Laura Esterman, Extends Off-Broadway Run

The Drama Desk and Obie Award-winning Keen Company's newly revised version of A.R. Gurney's 1991 play, The Old Boy, which began performances Feb. 12, has extended its Off-Broadway run.

Peter Rini and Chris Dwan
Peter Rini and Chris Dwan (Photo by Carol Rosegg)

Originally scheduled to continue through March 24, performances will now play an extra week through March 30. Directed by Jonathan Silverstein, the production will officially open March 5 at 7 PM.

The cast features Tom Riis Farrell, Marsha Dietlein Bennett, Cary Donaldson, Chris Dwan, Laura Esterman and Peter Rini.

The Old Boy, according to Keen Company notes, is "the story of a successful politician who returns to his elite prep school to dedicate a building to his best friend, only to discover he may have been responsible for his death."

The production has scenic design by Steven Kemp, costume design by Jennifer Paar, lighting design by Josh Bradford and sound design and original music by Ryan Rumery.

Show times are Tuesday at 7 PM, Wednesday-Friday at 8 PM, Saturday at 2 PM and 8 PM and Sunday at 3 PM.

Performances are held at The Clurman Theatre at Theatre Row (410 W. 42nd Street, between 9th and 10th Avenues). Tickets, priced $62.50, may be purchased online at or by phone at (212) 239-6200 or in person at the Theatre Row Box Office.

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