Photo Flash: First Look at Valerie Harper, Brian Hutchinson and More in Kick-Off of LOOPED Tour


The launch for national Tour of LOOPED by Matthew Lombardo and starring Valerie Harper as film legend Tallulah Bankhead was held Monday, Jan. 7 at Pearl Studios in New York. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the event below.
Brian Hutchison, who played Danny, the beliguered film editor trying to get one line of dialogue recorded for Bankhead's last film 1965's last film, "Die! Die! My Darling!," reprises the role for the tour which launches at the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford Jan. 24-Feb. 6. Matthew Montelongo joins the production, directed by Rob Ruggiero, as Steve, the sound technician. Additional tour dates are scheduled for Fort Lauderdale (Parker Playhouse Feb. 26-March 3) and Baltimore (The Hippodrome Theatre March 5-17) with more locations expected to be announced soon.
The tour launches shortly after Harper's new memoir, "I Rhoda," (Gallery Books) releases Jan 15. Harper received a Tony Award nomination for her performance in the short 2010 Broadway production of Looped (also directed by Ruggiero).

LOOPED is produced by Tony Cacciotti, Ann Cady Scott & The Tallulah Organization in association with The Pasadena Playhouse. The design team includes Adrian Jones (sets), William Ivey Long (costumes) Michael Gilliam (lighting) and Michael Hooker (sound).

Read more: http://ct.broadwayworld.com/article/Brian-Hutchison-Joins-Valerie-Harper-in-LOOPED-Tour-at-the-Bushnell-20121022#ixzz2HORe8tYe

For more information, visit: www.bushnell.org

Photo Credits: Virginia Wolf, Lauren Yarger

Photo Flash: First Look at Valerie Harper, Brian Hutchinson and More in Kick-Off of LOOPED Tour

Photo Flash: First Look at Valerie Harper, Brian Hutchinson and More in Kick-Off of LOOPED Tour
Valerie Harper and Matthew Lombardo

Photo Flash: First Look at Valerie Harper, Brian Hutchinson and More in Kick-Off of LOOPED Tour
Valerie Harper surrounded by Brian Hutchison, Playwright Matthew Lombardo, Director Rob Ruggiero and Matthew Montelongo

Photo Flash: First Look at Valerie Harper, Brian Hutchinson and More in Kick-Off of LOOPED Tour
Matthew Lombardo, Rob Ruggiero and Valerie Harper

Photo Flash: First Look at Valerie Harper, Brian Hutchinson and More in Kick-Off of LOOPED Tour
Valerie Harper with Donors from the Bushnell

Photo Flash: First Look at Valerie Harper, Brian Hutchinson and More in Kick-Off of LOOPED Tour

Connecticut Articles More...


Comment & Share


About Author

Subscribe to Author Alerts
 
🔀CONNECTICUT SHOWS
Carousel in ConnecticutCarousel
(Runs 7/30 - 8/2)
YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN in ConnecticutYOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN
(Runs 7/25 - 8/3)
G2K Cinderella in ConnecticutG2K Cinderella
(Runs 8/6 - 8/9)
Monty Python's Spamalot
(Runs 8/6 - 8/9)
Footloose in ConnecticutFootloose
(Runs 8/8 - 8/10)
The Impracticality of Modern-Day Mastodons in ConnecticutThe Impracticality of Modern-Day Mastodons
(Runs 8/1 - 8/23)
A Show of Hands
(Runs 8/17 - 8/24)

More Shows | Add a Show

Message Board

BWW BLOGS