The show will run until Oct. 17. Paul Ford will be at the piano. The five-stage complex's fall tenants already include Basil Twist's underwater puppet spectacle Symphonie Fantastique, Daniel Goldfarb's Modern Orthodox and the musicals The Immigrant and Bare.
Patinkin remains best known for the two shows that established his reputation as a musical company star: Evita and Sunday in the Park With George. In recent years, he has concentrated on solo concerts, including Celebrating Sondheim, Mamaloshen and Mandy Patinkin in Concert, which has all played Broadway.
Dodger Stages is located at 340 West 50th Street, between Eighth and Ninth Avenues. The 61,300-square-feet of space, owned by Equity Office, contains five performance venues in a former underground movie multiplex and will be completed at a cost of $20 million.
The design team for Dodger Stages is comprised of Beyer Blinder Belle Architects and Planners LLP, Richard L. Blinder, Erik Chu (Architect); Sachs Morgan Studio, Theatre Design Specialists, Ann Sachs and Roger Morgan (Stage Design); Klara Zieglerova (Principal Designer of Public Spaces); and 2x4, Inc. (Environmental Graphic Design).
Included in the complex:
Theatre V, 199 seats, 2,500 Square Feet The total number of seats is 1, 917, with total square footage 61,300.