The Tony Award-winning play is about a successful businessman, Joe Keller, whose life unravels when his son decides to marry the daughter of his business partner. John Lithgow will play Joe Keller, Dianne Wiest, will play Kate Keller, Patrick Wilson will play Chris Keller, and Katie Holmes will play Ann Deever. The cast will also include Becky Ann Baker as Sue Bayliss, Christian Camargo as George Deever, Danielle Ferland as Lydia Lubey, Jordan Gelber as Frank Lubey, Damian Young as Dr. Jim Bayliss, and Michael D'Addario as Bert.
The creative team includes Tom Pye (sets and costumes), Paul Anderson (lighting), Christopher Shutt and Carolyn Dowling (sound), and Finn Ross for Mesmer (projection design).
McBurney is a co-founder and artistic director of the internationally acclaimed theater company Complicite, with whom he has devised, directed and acted in over 30 productions, including the award-winning Mnemonic.