BWW TV: First Look at Johanna Day, Andrew Long and More in Highlights of Arena Stage's GOOD PEOPLE
Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater presents Good People, the humor-filled Broadway hit about class, fate and economic hardship from Pulitzer Prize winner David Lindsay-Abaire (Rabbit Hole). Esteemed Canadian director Jackie Maxwell, now in her 11th season as Artistic Director of the Shaw Festival, makes her D.C. directorial debut and returns to direct in the United States after five years. Named Best Play by the New York Drama Critics' Circle during its Broadway run, Good People runs February 1-March 10, 2013 in the Kreeger Theater. BroadwayWorld has a video of highlights from the show below.
Tony Award nominee JohAnna Day (Broadway's Proof, Arena Stage's The Quality of Life and The Rainmaker) takes on the role of Margaret Walsh. Day is joined by Helen Hayes Award winner Andrew Long (international tour of Richard III, Studio Theatre's Frozen) as Margaret's long-lost boyfriend Mike in a cast that also features Francesca Choy-Kee (Huntington Theatre Company's Luck of the Irish) as Kate, Michael Glenn (Kennedy Center's The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg) as Stevie, Rosemary Knower (Everyman Theatre's Rabbit Hole) as Dottie and Amy McWilliams (Ford's Theatre's A Christmas Carol, Signature Theatre's Best Little Whorehouse in Texas) as Jean.
The creative team for Good People includes Set Designer Todd Rosenthal, Costume Designer Linda Cho, Lighting Designer Michael Gilliam, Original Composition & Sound Designer James Sugg, Stage Manager Kurt Hall and Assistant Stage Manager Christi B. Spann.
For tickets or more information, visit: http://arenastage.org/shows-tickets/the-season/productions/good-people