Additional Actors Join The Rotating Cast For Barrow Street Theatricals' NASSIM
Barrow Street Theatricals announced today the rotating cast of guest actors through the beginning of March for the American premiere of the Nassim Soleimanpour and Bush Theatre production of NASSIM by celebrated Iranian playwright Nassim Soleimanpour (White Rabbit Red Rabbit), featuring direction by Omar Elerian. Joining the production will be:
Friday, February 15 at 7:30pm Beth Malone
Tony Award nominee (Angels in America, Fun Home)
Saturday, February 16 at 2:30pm Catherine Curtin
Two-time Screen Actors Guild Award winner ( Orange is the New Black, Stranger Things )
Saturday, February 16 at 7:30pm Reed Birney
Tony Award winner (The Humans, Casa Valentina, 1984)
Sunday, February 17 at 2:30pm David Cromer
Tony Award and four-time Obie Award winner (The Band's Visit, Our Town, Tribes)
Sunday, February 17 at 7:30pm Kate Buddeke
(Superior Donuts, Gypsy, Death of a Salesman, Carousel)
Tuesday, February 19 at 7:30pm Michael Kostroff
( The Deuce, The Wire, Luke Cage )
Wednesday, February 20 at 2:30pm Alison Fraser
Two-time Tony Award nominee (The Secret Garden, Romance/Romance)
Wednesday, February 20 at 7:30pm Ronald Guttman
(AMC's Preacher , BBC/Netflix's Black Earth Rising )
Thursday, February 21 at 7:30pm Cady Huffman
Tony Award winner (The Producers, The Will Rogers Follies, Chicago)
Friday, February 22 at 7:30pm Isabel Keating
Tony Award nominee (Wicked, The Boy from Oz, Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark)
Saturday, February 23 at 2:30pm TBA
Saturday, February 23 at 7:30pm Alexander Gemignani
Tony and Grammy Award nominee (Carousel, Sweeney Todd, Les Mis rables)
Sunday, February 24 at 2:30pm Michael Riedel
(New York Post columnist & WOR Radio host)
Tuesday, February 26 at 7:30pm Frank Wood
Tony Award winner (Network, Clybourne Park, Side Man)
Wednesday, February 27 at 7:30pm Marilu Henner
Five-time Golden Globe nominee ( Taxi, Chicago, Gettin' The Band Back Together)
Thursday, February 28 at 7:30pm Geoff Sobelle
Obie Award winner (all wear bowlers, The Object Lesson)
Additional rotating guest actors will be announced shortly.
As previously announced, Barrow Street Theatricals, formerly Barrow Street Theatre, moves uptown to New York City Center, Stage II (131 West 55th Street) just for this production, which celebrated its official opening night on Wednesday, December 12, 2018.
No rehearsals. A different guest actor at every performance. A sealed envelope. And some surprises.
Nassim Soleimanpour's first play, White Rabbit Red Rabbit, ran for more than nine months in New York, and was performed by Whoopi Goldberg, Bobby Cannavale, Nathan Lane, F. Murray Abraham, and other celebrated actors. It has been performed thousands of times in the United States and has been translated into more than 25 languages. NASSIM is his latest exploration into imaginative storytelling that also challenges traditional theatrical forms.
Tickets can be purchased by visiting www.NYCityCenter.org; on the phone by calling CityTix at 212-581-1212; or in person at New York City Center box office, open Monday-Saturday, noon-8pm, and Sunday, noon-7:30pm.
Barrow Street Theatricals was founded by Scott Morfee and Tom Wirtshafter in 2003 at its home in New York's historic Greenwich House, where they operated the 200-seat Barrow Street Theatre until September 2018. They have produced and presented numerous award-winning shows, including the Tooting Arts Club production of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street; Every Brilliant Thing by Duncan MacMillan with Jonny Donahoe (with Paines Plough); Tracy Letts' BUG; Thornton Wilder's Our Town, Tribes by Nina Raine (both directed by David Cromer); Josh Schmidt's Adding Machine: a musical, and many more.