Tix for You Can't Take It with You, Starring James Earl Jones and Kristine Nielsen, Now on Sale
11 Jun 2014
Photo by Monica Simoes
Tickets for the Broadway revival of Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman's You Can't Take It With You, which will begin previews Aug. 26 at the Longacre Theatre prior to an official opening Sept. 28, are now on sale to the general public.
Tickets for the revival, which will star James Earl Jones and Kristine Nielsen, are currently available by calling (212) 239-6200 or by visiting Telecharge.com.
"Family can do crazy things to people," according to press notes. "And the Sycamore family is a little crazy to begin with. James Earl Jones heads the wackiest household to ever hit Broadway in Kaufman and Hart’s Pulitzer Prize-winning classic You Can’t Take It With You. He plays wily Grandpa Vanderhof, leader of a happily eccentric gang of snake collectors, cunning revolutionaries, ballet dancers and skyrocket makers. But when the youngest daughter brings her fiancé and his buttoned-up parents over for dinner, that’s when the real fireworks start to fly."
The original production opened at the Booth Theater Dec. 14, 1936, and played for 837 performances. The play won the 1937 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.
You Can’t Take It With You will be produced by Jeffrey Richards, Jerry Frankel, Jam Theatricals, Dominion Pictures, Gutterman Chernoff, Terry Schnuck, Caiola Productions, Gabrielle Palitz, R&D Theatricals, SunnySpot Productions, Jessica Genick and Will Trice.
The Longacre Theatre is located at 220 West 48th Street.
Set in the magical world of La Belle Epoque Paris, where fashion, glamour, and passion prevail, Lerner and Loewe's celebrated musical is a romantic comedy about one young woman's journey to find her true self... and her true love.