Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Danielle Skraastad, Gbenga Akinnagbe and More in Old Globe's THE RAINMAKER
The Old Globe presents the revival of N. Richard Nash's classic romantic comedy The Rainmaker. Directed by Maria Mileaf, The Rainmaker will run July 13 - August 11, 2013 on the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. Preview performances run July 13 - July 17. Opening night is Thursday, July 18 at 8:00 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online at www.TheOldGlobe.org, by phone at (619) 23-GLOBE or by visiting the Box Office at 1363 Old Globe Way in Balboa Park. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast below.
Danielle Skraastad makes her Globe debut as Lizzie. Gbenga Akinnagbe plays the mysterious Starbuck. The cast of The Rainmaker also features Tug Coker (File), Peter Douglas (Noah Curry), Kyle Harris (Jim Curry), John Judd (H. C. Curry) and Herbert Siguenza (Sheriff Thomas).
The creative team includes Neil Patel (Scenic Design), Katherine Roth (Costume Design), Japhy Weideman (Lighting Design), Bart Fasbender (Sound Design), Ryan Beattie Scrimger (Vocal and Dialect Coach), Caparelliotis Casting (Casting) and Monica A. Cuoco (Stage Manager).
The Rainmaker is supported in part through gifts from Production Sponsors Peter Cooper and Norman Blachford and California Bank & Trust. Additional support is provided by KPMG.
TICKETS to The Rainmaker can be purchased online at www.TheOldGlobe.org, by phone at (619) 23-GLOBE or by visiting the Box Office at 1363 Old Globe Way in Balboa Park. Performances begin on July 13 and continue through Aug. 11. Ticket prices start at $29. Performance times: Previews: Saturday, July 13 at 8:00 p.m., Sunday, July 14 at 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 16 at 7:00 p.m. andWednesday, July 17 at 7:00 p.m. Regular Performances: Tuesday and Wednesday evenings at 7:00 p.m., Thursday, Friday andSaturday evenings at 8:00 p.m., Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2:00 p.m. and Sunday evenings at 7:00 p.m. Discounts are available for full-time students, patrons 29 years of age and under, seniors and groups of 10 or more.
Photo Credit: Jim Cox
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