Next-In-Line Productions to Produce SOMEONE WHO'LL WATCH OVER ME at Gene Frankel Theatre, 8/29 - 9/6
Someone Who'll Watch Over Me focuses on the trials and tribulations of an Irishman, an Englishman and an American who are kidnapped and held hostage in a nondescript location in Lebanon. As the three men strive for survival, they also find themselves trying to overcome both their personal grudges towards one another, and their nationalistic differences, all under the watchful eyes and ears of their captors.
Someone Who'll Watch Over Me first opened at Hampstead Theatre in London in 1992, then on to the West End. It was produced in New York City at the Booth Theatre, with the cast of Stephen Rea, James McDaniel, and Alec McCowen (later Michael York). The play was nominated for Best Play by multiple organizations including The Writer's Guild Award, Oliver Award, Tony Award, and went on to win the New York Drama Critics' Award for Best Foreign Play.
Frank McGuinness is an Irish playwright and poet, known for his dramatic works and adaptations, including The Factory Girls, andDolly West Kitchen. Director Jesse Jou is a New York-based freelance theater director, and served as the Staff Repertory Director of The Acting Company, a member of the Soho Rep Writer/Director Lab, and a member of the Civilians R&D Group. Performers John Garrett Greer, Austin Jones, and Hardy Pinnell are all proud members of the Actors Equity Association. Next-In-Line Productions is a New York ensemble group of artists dedicated to produce both new works and classical plays with the aim of showcasing rising new talent.
The show is being produced by Shiva Kalaiselvan and Tabia Lau. Production/Stage Manager - Jill Woodward. Dramaturgy - Lila Becker. Scenic/Lighting Design - Scott Mancha. Costume Design - Kristin Isola. Sound Design - Matt Otto. Poster Design - Eva Mlinar. Photography - Osber Photos and Kelly Stuart.
The show opens AUGUST 29 and runs to SEPTEMBER 6 at the Gene Frankel Theatre (24 Bond Street - Bond and Lafayette St). Near Bleeker (6), Broadway-Lafayette St (B,D,F,M))
Friday, August 29, 2014 @ 8pm
Saturday, August 30, 2014 @ 2pm and 8pm
Sunday, August 31, 2014 @ 1pm
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 @ 8pm
Thursday, September 4, 2014 @ 8pm
Friday, September 5, 2014 @ 8pm
Saturday, September 6, 2014 @ 2 pm and 8pm
There will be a 10-minute late seating policy.
Tickets are $12 for students, $15 in advance, and $18 for regular tickets. Purchase tickets online by clicking here. (Promo Code: EARLYBIRD for an early bird special.) For more information, contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org