The world premiere production of RELATIVELY SPEAKING- three one-act comedies by the prolific writing trio of Ethan Coen, Elaine May and Woody Allen, and directed by John Turturro- opens tonight October 20 at Broadway's Brooks Atkinson Theatre.
The ensemble cast of 15 will star Caroline Aaron, Bill Army, Katherine Borowitz, Lisa Emery, Ari Graynor, Steve Guttenberg, Danny Hoch, Julie Kavner, Jason Kravits, Richard Libertini, Mark Linn-Baker, Fred Melamed, Patricia O'Connell, Grant Shaud, Marlo Thomas.
RELATIVELY SPEAKING is comprised of three one-act comedies, each springing from different branches of the family tree.
The cast of Talk Therapy, in which Ethan Coen uncovers the sort of insanity that can come only from family, features Danny Hoch, Katherine Borowitz, Jason Kravits, Fred Melamed.
The cast of George is Dead, in which Elaine May explores the hilarity of death, features Lisa Emery, Fred Melamed, Patricia O'Connell, Grant Shaud, Marlo Thomas.
The cast of Honeymoon Motel, in which Woody Allen invites you to the sort of wedding day you won't forget, features Caroline Aaron, Bill Army, Mark Linn-Baker, Ari Graynor, Steve Guttenberg, Julie Kavner, Jason Kravits, Richard Libertini, Grant Shaud.
The creative team for RELATIVELY SPEAKING will feature scenic design by Tony Award winner and Academy Award nominee Santo Loquasto, costume design by Donna Zakowska, lighting design by Tony Award winner Kenneth Posner and sound design by Carl Casella. The production opens October 20. For more information, visit http://relativelyspeakingbroadway.com/.
Photo Credit: Joan Marcus