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Photo Coverage: AIRLINE HIGHWAY Cast Parades to the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre

Manhattan Theatre Club's presentation of Steppenwolf Theatre Company's production of Airline Highway, the new play by Pulitzer Prize finalist Lisa D'Amour (Detroit), directed by two-time Tony Award winner Joe Mantello (Casa Valentina, Take Me Out), opened last night, April 23 at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street). BroadwayWorld was there for the whole night and you can check out photos from the company's parade from Bourbon Street to the theatre below!

The Broadway cast of Airline Highwayfeatures Carolyn Braver (Steppenwolf's Leveling Up, "Chicago Fire"), Tony Award nominee and Steppenwolf ensemble member K. Todd Freeman (Steppenwolf's The Song of Jacob Zulu, Fetch Clay/Make Man), Scott Jaeck (Steppenwolf's August: Osage County, The Irish Curse), Ken Marks(Father Comes Home from the Wars), Caroline Neff (Older Children, Steppenwolf's The Way West), Tim Edward Rhoze (Steppenwolf's The Crucible and Wendell Green),Judith Roberts (Present Laughter, "Orange Is The New Black"), Joe Tippett (Ashville, Ghost Brothers of Darkland County), and Tony Award winner Julie White (The Little Dog Laughed, From Up Here).

In the parking lot of The Hummingbird, a once-glamorous motel on New Orleans' infamousAirline Highway, a group of friends gather. A rag-tag collection of strippers, hustlers and philosophers have come together to celebrate the life of Miss Ruby, an iconic burlesque performer who has requested a funeral before she dies. The party rages through the night as old friends resurface to pay their respects.

Photo Credit: Jennifer Broski

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K. Todd Freeman

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K. Todd Freeman

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Tim Edward Rhoze

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Tim Edward Rhoze

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Scott Jaeck

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Scott Jaeck

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Ken Marks

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Ken Marks

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Julie White and Lulu

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Julie White

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Lulu

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Julie White and Lulu

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Joe Tippett

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Joe Tippett

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Carolyn Braver

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Carolyn Braver

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Judith Roberts

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Judith Roberts

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Lisa D'Amour

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Lisa D'Amour

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Caroline Neff

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Caroline Neff

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Barry Grove

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Joe Forbrich

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Joe Forbrich

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Venida Evans, Joe Forbrich

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Venida Evans

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Venida Evans

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Toni Martin

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Toni Martin

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Leslie Hendrix

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Leslie Hendrix

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Sekou Laidlow

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Sekou Laidlow

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Shannon Eagen

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Shannon Eagen

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Toni Martin, Sekou Laidlow, Shannon Eagen, Leslie Hendrix, Venida Evans, Joe Forbrich

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Todd D'Amour

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Todd D'Amour

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The cast of AIRLINE HIGHWAY

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Musicians leading the parade to AIRLINE HIGHWAY

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Parade to AIRLINE HIGHWAY

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Julie White and Lulu

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Musicians leading the parade to AIRLINE HIGHWAY

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Musicians leading the parade to AIRLINE HIGHWAY

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Lisa D'Amour and Todd D'Amour with their mother

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Musicians leading the parade to AIRLINE HIGHWAY

Airline Highway
Musicians leading the parade to AIRLINE HIGHWAY

Airline Highway
Musicians leading the parade to AIRLINE HIGHWAY

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Musicians with the cast of AIRLINE HIGHWAY

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