Photo Coverage: Coram Boy Opening Night Party

The American premiere production of Coram Boy opened at Broadway's Imperial Theatre (249 West 45th Street) on May 2nd after beginning previews on April 16th. Staged and co-designed by Melly Still, and adapted by Helen Edmundson from Jamila Gavin's award-winning novel,  the show previously played two sold-out engagements at The National Theatre of Great Britain and was awarded the 2006 Time Out Best Play Award.  The opening night party was held at Tavern on the Green.

Press notes describe Coram Boy as "the tale of two orphans at the Coram Hospital for Deserted Children:  Toby, saved from an African slave ship and Aaron, the abandoned son of the heir to a great estate.  A story of fathers and sons, set in the dark heart of 18th-century England, Coram Boy is filled with danger and excitement." 

Coram's Boy's cast includes Jolly Abraham (Bombay Dreams) as "Molly," Uzo Aduba as "Toby," Jacqueline Antaramian (Julius Caesar) as "Mrs. Hendry," Bill Camp (Heartbreak House) as "Otis Gardiner," Dashiell Eaves (The Lieutenant of Inishmore) as "Adult Thomas Ledbury," Xanthe Elbrick as "Young Alexander Ashbrook/Aaron," Tom Riis Farrell (Dirty Blonde) as "Mr. Claymore," Brad Fleischer (Pig Farm) as "Meshak Gardiner," Karron Graves as "Isobel Ashbrook," Laura Heisler as "Edward Ashbrook," Angela Lin as "Miss Price," David Andrew Macdonald (Two Shakespearean Actors) as "Lord Ashbrook," Quentin Maré (Julius Caesar) as "Dr. Smith/Frederic Handel," Tony Award(r) nominee Jan Maxwell (Chitty, Chitty, Bang, Bang) as "Mrs. Lynch," Kathleen McNenny (The Constant Wife) as "Mrs. Milcote," Cristin Milioti (The Lieutenant of Inishmore) as "Alice Ashbrook," Charlotte Parry (The Real Thing) as "Young Thomas Ledbury," Christina Rouner as "Lady Ashbrook," Ivy Vahanian as "Melissa/Angel," and Wayne Wilcox (Suddenly Last Summer) as "Adult Alexander Ashbrook." 

Visit www.coramboyonbroadway.com for more information and tickets.


Cady Huffman


Barbara Cook


Harvey Evans and Barbara Cook


Jamila Gavin (Novelist)


Melly Still (Director)


David Andrew McDonald


Jolly Abraham


Adrian Sutton (Composer)


Cristin Milioti


Jan Maxwell 


Alison Pill


Christina Rouner with husband Matthew Greer


Charlotte Parry


Xanthe Elbrick and Brad Fleisher


Xanthe Elbrick


Dashiell Eaves and Xanthe Elbrick


Dashiell Eaves and Wayne Wilcox


Dashiell Eaves, Uzo Aduba and Wayne Wilcox


Uzo Aduba and Xanthe Elbrick


Uzo Aduba and Xanthe Elbrick


Uzo Aduba and Xanthe Elbrick


Ivy Vahanian


Bill Camp and Questin Mare


Bill Camp, Laura Heisler, Quentin Mare, Brad Fleisher and Ivy Vahanian


Brad Fleisher and Ivy Vahanian


Angela Lin

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