BWW TV: On the Red Carpet for THE HEIDI CHRONICLES with Lea DeLaria, Jessie Mueller & More!
The first Broadway revival of the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning Wendy Wasserstein play The Heidi Chronicles officially opened last night, March 19, 2015, at the Music Box Theatre (239 West 45th Street). BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was on the red carpet to chat with the big guests before the curtain went up. Below, check out interviews with Lea DeLaria, Jessie Muller, Raul Esparza, Tovah Feldshuh and more!
The show stars Golden Globe-winner and six-time Emmy Award-nominee Elisabeth Moss ("Mad Men," "Top of the Lake," Speed-the-Plow) in the title role. Moss is joined by Emmy Award-nomineeJason Biggs ("Orange Is The New Black," American Pie) and Tony Award-nominee Bryce Pinkham (A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder, Bloody BloodyAndrew Jackson). In addition, Ali Ahn plays the role of Susan Johnston, Leighton Bryan plays the roles of Jill/Debbie/Lisa, Tracee Chimo (Lips Together, Teeth Apart, "Orange Is The New Black," Bad Jews) plays the roles of Fran/Molly/Betsy/April, Elise Kibler plays the roles of Becky/Clara/Denise, and Andy Truschinski plays the roles of Chris Boxer/Mark/Waiter/Ray.
The Heidi Chronicles is the poignant coming-of-age story of three iconic decades of American culture: the 60s, 70s, and 80s. Through Heidi Holland, now a successful art historian, Wendy Wassersteinlooks back on the promises of a generation in the Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning work that established her voice in the canon of quintessential theater forever. In its first Broadway revival -- a bold reimagining -- The Heidi Chronicles charts 19 characters through 13 scenes in 3 decades and 4 cities, as three unlikely friends come to realize that the fight for what you believe in can bring you a long way... maybe.Buy Tickets to The Heidi Chronicles - click here.