Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!

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Vassar & New York Stage and Film will present the 28th annual Powerhouse Theater season from June 22 through July 29, 2012 with an all-star line up.

Chloe Sevigny (“Big Love,” Boy’s Don’t Cry, American Psycho) appears as Abigail in Abigail/1702 by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, directed by David Esbjornson. Joining her are Patrick Heusinger (Next Fall, BLACK SWAN) as John Brown, Paxton Whitehead (The Importance of Being Ernest, My Fair Lady, Noises Off) as Judge/Rev. Parris/Man in Gray Suit, and Laila Robins (Heartbreak House) as Elizabeth/Margaret Hale.

Drama Desk and Obie winner Santino Fontana (Sons of the Prophet, A View from the Bridge, Brighton Beach Memoirs), Kyle Beltran (In the Heights), André De Shields (The Full Monty, Ain’t Misbehavin, The Wiz), John Ellison Conlee (The Constant Wife, The Full Monty, 1776), and Rebecca Naomi Jones (American Idiot) appear in Itamar Moses and Michael Friedman’s The Fortress of Solitude, based on Jonathan Lethem’s best-selling novel, adapted and directed by Daniel Aukin.

Tim Daly (“Wings,” “Private Practice”), Dana Delany (“Body of Proof,” “Desperate Housewives,” “China Beach), Seth Gilliam (“The Wire,” “Oz”) , Tony winner La Chanze (The Color Purple, Dreamgirls), and Jon Tenney (“The Closer,” “Brothers and Sisters,” The Heiress) are among some of the many actors to appear in the free Readings Festival 1 (June 22-24).

In addition to the works already announced, Readings Festival 1 features Wendy and the Lost Boys, a screenplay by Jon Robin Baitz (Other Desert Cities, Three Hotels) and Michael Hoffman (One Fine Day, The Last Station), and For Worse by Deborah Rennard (“Due South”).

BroadwayWorld was on hand today to meet select members from the team and brings you photo coverage below!

For more information, visit www.powerhouse.vassar.edu.

Photo Credit: Walter McBride / Retna Ltd.

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
New York Stage and Films 2012 Season Launch

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Johanna Pfaelzer

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Johanna Pfaelzer and Company

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Chloe Sevigny

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Jennifer Westfeldt

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Patrick Heusinger

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Dominic Fumusa

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Laila Robins

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Paxton Whitehead

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Michael Friedman & Santino Fontana

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Dominic Fumusa

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Dominic Fumusa

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Patrick Heusinger

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Chloe Sevigny

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Chloe Sevigny

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Laila Robins

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Director David Esbjornson, actors Patrick Heusinger, Chloe Sevigny, Laila Robins and Paxton Whitehead

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Santino Fontana

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Patrick Heusinger

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Stephen Belber, Jennifer Westfeldt, Dominic Fumusa

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Michael Friedman, Santino Fontana

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!
Director David EsbjornsonPatrick Heusinger, Chloe Sevigny, Laila Robins and Paxton Whitehead

Photo Coverage: New York Stage & Film Celebrates 2012 Launch - Chloe Sevigny & More!

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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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