Photo Coverage: All About Us Sneak Peek Press Rehearsal

Westport Country will present the new Kander and Ebb musical, All About Us, opening The Playhouse 2007 season, April 10 through April 28.   A press rehearsal was recently held featuring the cast and creative team.

All About Us, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning play, The Skin of Our Teeth by Thornton Wilder, is "the humorous and poignant story of the indestructible Antrobus family who survived a thousand calamities by the skin of their teeth," state press materials.  Music and lyrics are provided by John Kander and the late Fred Ebb (Chicago, Cabaret) and direction is by Gabriel Barre, a Tony and Drama Desk Award nominee.  

Cast members include Grammy, Emmy and three-time Tony Award nominee Eartha Kitt, and Tony Award winners Shuler Hensley and Cady Huffman, Yvette Freeman, Samantha Futterman, Eric Michael Gillett, Drew Taylor, Michael-Leon, Michael Thomas Holmes, J. Elaine Marcos, Daniel Marcus,  and Rachelle RakTony Freeman, David Standish, and ensemble members Frank Vlastnick and Sally Ann Tumas.

Visit www.westportplayhouse.org for tickets and more information.

Photos by Walter McBride/Retna Ltd.

Performance


Set Design

 
Gabriel Barre


Gabriel Barre


Gabriel Barre


Gabriel Barre


Eartha Kitt


Eartha Kitt


Eartha Kitt


Shuler Hensley with Cady Huffman, Yvette Freeman, Samantha Futterman, David Standish, Carlo Alban and the cast


Michael James Leslie


 Michael Thomas Holmes, Michael James Leslie, Shuler Hensley, Daniel Marcus and the cast


Michael Thomas Holmes, Michael James Leslie, Shuler Hensley, Daniel Marcus and the cast


Michael Thomas Holmes, Michael James Leslie, Shuler Hensley, Daniel Marcus and the cast


Shuler Hensley, Samantha Futterman and Yvette Freeman


Samantha Futterman and Shuler Hensley


Samantha Futterman, Yvette Freeman and Shuler Hensley


Shuler Hensley, Samantha Futterman and Yvette Freeman


Samantha Futterman and Shuler Hensley


Shuler Hensley


Daniel Marcus


Michael Thomas Holmes


Frank Vlastnik


David Standish


David Standish


David Standish


Ensemble


Ensemble


Daniel Marcus


Daniel Marcus


Cady Huffman


Cady Huffman and Daniel Marcus


Cady Huffman and Daniel Marcus


Cady Huffman


Cady Huffman


Cady Huffman


Cady Huffman


Cady Huffman


Cady Huffman


Michael Thomas Holmes and Rachelle Rak


Eartha Kitt


Eartha Kitt


Eartha Kitt


Eartha Kitt


Eartha Kitt


Eartha Kitt


Eartha Kitt


Eartha Kitt


Eartha Kitt


Eartha Kitt


Eartha Kitt


Eartha Kitt

Meet the Stars


John Kander, Joseph Stein and David Brown


John Kander


John Kander


John Kander


John Kander and Richie Ridge ("Broadway Beat")


 John Kander and Richie Ridge with Bradshaw Smith, video photographer from "Broadway Beat"


Shuler Hensley


Shuler Hensley


Christopher Gatelli


Christopher Gatelli


Christopher Gatelli with his assistant


Cady Huffman


Cady Huffman


Cady Huffman


Cady Huffman


Cady Huffman and Richie Ridge


Joseph Stein


Joseph Stein and Richie Ridge


Joseph Stein and Eartha Kitt


Joseph Stein and Eartha Kitt


Cady Huffman and John Kander


Cady Huffman and John Kander


Eartha Kitt and Cady Huffman


Eartha Kitt and Cady Huffman


Eartha Kitt and Cady Huffman


Eartha Kitt


Eartha Kitt and Richie Ridge


Eartha Kitt and Richie Ridge


 Eartha Kitt and Richie Ridge with Bradshaw Smith, video photographer from "Broadway Beat"


Eartha Kitt


Eartha Kitt


Eartha Kitt


(L to R ) Eartha Kitt, Carlos Alban, Yvette Freeman, Samantha Futterman, Cady Huffman and Shuler Hensley


(L to R) Joseph Stein, Eartha Kitt, Carlos Alban, Yvette Freeman, Samantha Futterman, Cady Huffman, Shuler Hensley and John Kander


(L to R) Joseph Stein, Eartha Kitt, Carlos Alban, Yvette Freeman, Samantha Futterman, Cady Huffman, Shuler Hensley and John Kander



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