Christopher Hart, the son of Moss Hart, and Anne Kaufman, the daughter of George S. Kaufman, attended the first rehearsal of Peccadillo Theater Company's production of The Man Who Came to Dinner, written by their parents.
As previously reported, Jim Brochu will star as Sheridan Whiteside in the show, to be presented at Theatre at St. Clement's, November 25-December 18, with an opening on December 4. Dan Wackerman will direct.
In the classic comedy, celebrated critic and radio personality Sheridan Whiteside slips on an icy doorstep while on a December lecture tour. Confined for several weeks of recovery at the Midwestern home of the utterly conventional Mr. and Mrs. Stanley, he proceeds to turn the family's life inside out with his incessant demands, long-distance phone calls. and parade of eccentric celebrity guests.
The 28-member cast will also feature Cady Huffman (Lorraine Sheldon), Joseph R. Sicari (Banjo), Amy Landon (Maggie Cutler), Ira Denmark (Mr. Stanley), Scott Evans (Richard Stanley), Thursday Farrar (Sarah), Kevin Fugaro (Sandy), Jenna Gavigan (June Stanley), Kristin Griffith (Harriet Stanley), Susan Jeffries (Mrs. Ernest W. Stanley), Kristine Nevins (Miss Preen), John Seidman (Professor Metz), Carolyn Seiff (Mrs. McCutcheon), Jay Stratton (Bert Jefferson), Tony Triano (Dr. Bradley), Reggie Whitehead (John), and John Windsor-Cunningham (Beverly Carlton).
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