Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH

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Lincoln Center Theater/LCT3's 2012-2013 season continues with the opening of Luck of the Irish, a new play by Kirsten Greenidge, directed by Rebecca Taichman, and featuring Marsha Stephanie Blake, Eisa Davis, Dashiell Eaves, Frank Harts, Robert Hogan, Jenny O'Hara, Carra Patterson, Amanda Quaid and Victor Williams, at the Claire Tow Theater, LCT3's new home atop the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65th Street). BroadwayWorld was there for opening night and you can check out photos from the cast party below!

When an upwardly mobile African-American couple wants to buy a home in an all-white neighborhood of 1950's Boston, they pay a struggling Irish family to "ghost-buy" a house on their behalf. Fifty years later, the Irish family wants "their" house back. Moving across two eras, Luck of the Irish explores racial and social issues and the universal longing for home.

LUCK OF THE IRISH has by Mimi Lien, costumes by Oana Botez, lighting by Justin Townsend and sound by Matt Tierney.

LCT3 was established in 2008 by Lincoln Center Theater as a programming initiative devoted to producing the work of new artists as well as developing new audiences. Tickets to all LCT3 productions are $20. This spring, LCT3 will follow its production of Luck of the Irish with the world premiere of A KID LIKE JAKE by Daniel Pearle, directed by Evan Cabnet (June 2 - July 14).

LUCK OF THE IRISH is performed Monday and Tuesday through Sunday evenings at 7pm, with matinees on Saturday and Sunday at 2pm. Tickets, priced at $20, are available at the Lincoln Center Theater box office, telecharge.com or by visiting www.lct3.org.

Photo Credit: Walter McBride

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Luck of the Irish

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Playwright Kirsten Greenidge & Director Rebecca Taichman

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Playwright Kirsten Greenidge

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Playwright Kirsten Greenidge

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Dashiell Eaves

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Frank Harts

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Robert Hogan

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Amanda Quaid

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Carra Patterson

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Jenny O'Hara

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Eisa Davis

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
attending the Opening Night Cast Party for The Lincoln Center Theater/LCT3 Production of 'Luck Of The Irish' at the Claire Tow Theatre in New York City on 2/11/2013

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Playwright Kirsten Greenidge

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Frank Harts

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Amanda Quaid

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Marsha Stephanie Blake

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Carra Patterson

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Eisa Davis

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Amanda Quaid

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Carra Patterson

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Marsha Stephanie Blake

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Robert Hogan & Dashiell Eaves

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Robert Hogan & Dashiell Eaves

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Marsha Stephanie Blake & Frank Harts

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Amanda Quaid & Dashiell Eaves

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Amanda Quaid & Dashiell Eaves

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Frank Harts & wife

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Frank Harts & wife

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Victor Williams & Eisa Davis

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Victor Williams & Eisa Davis

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
Jenny O'Hara & Victor Williams

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
The Ensemble Cast

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH
The Company

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of LUCK OF THE IRISH

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Walter McBride As a 14 year old youth, Walter was transfixed by his first Broadway Show, the original production of 'GREASE'. His Journey to celebrity photojournalism began that fateful night. Meeting, photographing and getting to know the cast inspired him to spend his professional life doing what he loved. Walter moved to Manhattan and for a leading role as a Photographer & Photo Researcher. Currently headlining in New Jersey with his partner Richard and family members Dali (Jack Russell) & Gala (Schnoodle). Recently he made his Broadway debut sharing the stage with Hugh Jackman in 'Hugh Jackman on Broadway' as well as receiving the Actors' Equity Association Gypsy Spirit Award. Walter McBride Photography is syndicated worldwide by Corbis/AP.


 
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