On Thursday, June 9, The New Group's production of One Arm opened at Theatre Row, where it will play through July 2. Opening night guests included Ethan Hawke, Lucas Steele, Jonathan Marc Sherman, and Frank Whaley.
The cast features Noah Bean, KC Comeaux, Claybourne Elder, Steven Hauck, Todd Lawson, Christopher McCann, Greg Pierotti, and Larisa Polonsky. Based on Tennessee Williams' unproduced screenplay of his own classic short story, the work has been adapted by Moisés Kaufman. It follows Ollie (played by Elder), a young boxing champ who loses his arm and turns to hustling to survive.
The production features set design by Derek McLane, costume design by Clint Ramos, lighting design by David Lander, original music & sound design by Shane Rettig, and fight direction by David Anzuelo.