Jonny Orsini and Lewis J. Stadlen Join Nathan Lane in Broadway's THE NANCE
Douglas Carter Beane's plays include The Little Dog Laughed, As Bees In Honey Drown, Mr. & Mrs. Fitch, Music From A Sparkling Planet, The Country Club, Advice From A Caterpiller and The Cartells. He was nominated for Tony Awards for his books for the musicals Xanadu (for which he won a Drama Desk Award), Sister Act and Lysistrata Jones and wrote the book for the current new stage version of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella.
Jack O'Brien won Tony Awards for his direction of the LCT productions of The Coast of Utopia and Henry IV. His other LCT productions include The Invention of Love, Pride's Crossing, The Little Foxes, Hapgood (Lucille Lortel Award) and Two Shakespearean Actors. His many Broadway productions include Catch Me If You Can, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Hairspray (Tony Award), The Full Monty and Damn Yankees. He staged the Metropolitan Opera's recent production of Il Trittico and in London directed Love Never Dies and Hairspray on the West End and His Girl Friday at The National Theatre. He was Artistic Director of San Diego's Old Globe Theatre from 1981 to 2007.
This spring Lincoln Center Theater is also producing Richard Nelson's new play Nikolai and the Others, directed by David Cromer, beginning Thursday, April 4 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater and the LCT3 productions of Luck of the Irishby Kirsten Greenidge, directed by Rebecca Taichman (January 28 - March 10) and A Kid Like Jake by Daniel Pearle, directed by Evan Cabnet (June 2 - July 14), both at the Claire Tow Theater.