Photo Coverage: 'STREAMERS' Opening Night
Roundabout Theatre Company's (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) Off-Broadway production of Streamers opened on Tuesday, November 11th, 2008 at the Laura Pels Theatre at the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre (111 West 46th Street). This is a limited engagement through January 11th, 2009. BroadwayWorld sent in the "troops" to bring you all the opening night action.
Streamers is written by David Rabe, directed by Scott Ellis and features Hale Appleman, Axel Avin Jr., EJ Cantu, Larry Clarke, Ato Essandoh,Brad Fleischer, Charlie Hewson, Jason McDowell-Green, Cobey Mandarino, John Sharian and J.D. Williams.
The design team includes Neil Patel (Sets), Tom Broecker (Costumes), Jeff Croiter(Lights) and John Gromada (Sound).
In this powerful American masterpiece, four young soldiers fresh from boot camp wait anxiously in 1965 Virginia, watching the Vietnam conflict escalate. As they struggle to make sense of their new life in the army, tensions rise over race, sexuality, and class, culminating in an explosive act that changes them forever. Streamers is an unflinching exploration of the turmoil and confusion facing young men threatened by forces beyond their control.
Tickets are available by calling Roundabout Ticket Services at (212)719-1300, online at www.roundabouttheatre.org or at the Laura Pels Theatre at the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre box office (111 West 46 Street). Tickets range from $63.75-73.75.
Streamers will play Tuesday through Saturday evening at 7:30 p.m. with Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2:00 p.m.
Photos by Walter McBride/Retna Ltd.
STREAMERS Opening Night
The cast listing for STREAMERS