The after-effects of Hurricane Sandy didn't stop the Broadway opening night of Ruth & Augustus Goetz's The Heiress, which went on as scheduled on Thursday, November 1. Following the 6pm performance at the Walter Kerr Theatre, the cast, creative team, and guests headed to the swanky after party at the Edison Ballroom.
Jessica Chastain, Dan Stevens, David Strathairn, and Judith Ivey lead the cast of the revival, which is directed by Moises Kaufman. The company also includes Molly Camp, Kieran Campion, Virginia Kull, Ben Livingston, Dee Nelson, and Caitlin O'Connell.
Guests at the performance included Stevens' Downton Abbey co-star Jessica Brown Findlay, White Collar and Magic Mike star Matt Bomer, Anthony LaPaglia, currently appearing Off-Broadway in Checkers, with his wife, My Big Fat Greek Wedding actress Gia Carides, noted actress and director Liv Ullmann, producer Paula Wagner, Jujamcyn president Jordan Roth, Jeff LaHoste, and Judy Goetz Sanger, the daughter of the playwrights.