Directed by two-time Tony Award winner Joe Mantello ( Take Me Out, Wicked), Casa Valentina features Patrick Page ( A Time to Kill, Spider-Man Turn off the Dark) as George/Valentina and Tony Award winner John Cullum ( Shenandoah, On the Twentieth Century) as Terrence/Terry as well as Drama Desk Award winner Reed Birney ( Taking Care of Baby, Blasted) as Isadore/Charlotte, Tony Award winner Gabriel Ebert ( Matilda The Musical, 4000 Miles) as Jonathon/Miranda, Obie Award winner Lisa Emery ( Lonely, I'm Not; Iron) as Eleanor, Tony Award nominee Tom McGowan ( Wicked, "Everybody Loves Raymond") as Albert/Bessie, Larry Pine ( The Royal Family, "House of Cards") as Judge/Amy, Drama Desk Award winner Nick Westrate ( Loot, Tribes) as Michael/Gloria and Emmy Award winner and Oscar nominee Mare Winningham ( Picnic, Tribes) as Rita.
"Back in 1962, most men went to the Catskill Mountains to escape the summer heat, but others took the two-hour drive to escape something else entirely: being men," press notes state. "Nestled in the land of dirty dancing and borscht belt comedy sat an inconspicuous bungalow colony that catered to a very special clientele: heterosexual men whose favorite pastime was dressing and acting as women. It was paradise for these men — white-collar professionals with families — to spend their weekends discreetly and safely inhabiting their chosen female alter egos. But when faced with the opportunity to become an official organization, these 'self-made women' had to decide whether public recognition would help them gain a place in open society or spell their own personal disaster."
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Tickets to Casa Valentina are available via Telecharge at (212) 239-6200, online by visiting Telecharge.com, or by visiting the Friedman Theatre Box Office (261 West 47th St.).