Laura Heisler and Rob Campbell
Laura Heisler and Rob Campbell
(© David Gordon)

Laura Heisler (Kin) and Rob Campbell (Small Tragedy) will lead the cast of Marlane Meyer's new comedy, The Patron Saint of Sea Monsters, at Playwrights Horizons beginning October 18. Directed by Lisa Peterson, the work will officially open on November 12 at the Peter Jay Sharp Theater.

The world premiere work follows determined romantic Aubrey (Heisler), who believes she has met her soul mate in the boozing, womanizing Calvin (Campbell), only to discover that true love isn't so simple. Also included in the company are Candy Buckley (Scandalous), Haynes Thigpen (Our House), Danny Wolohan, and Jacqueline Wright.

Featured on the creative team are Rachel Hauck (scenic design), Paloma Young (costume design), Russell Champa (lighting design), and Darron L. West (sound design).

Click here for more information and tickets to The Patron Saint of Sea Monsters.

Playwrights Horizons Artistic Director Tim Sanford with playwright Marlane Meyer and director Lisa Peterson.
Playwrights Horizons Artistic Director Tim Sanford with playwright Marlane Meyer and director Lisa Peterson.
(© David Gordon)