Sir John Tavener and Teller Join Design Team for Geffen Playhouse's The Exorcist
The show focuses on a young girl who is possessed by a supernatural spirit, much to the horror of her family and the local clergy.
As previously reported, the cast will star Richard Chamberlain (Father Merrin), Brooke Shields (Chris MacNeil), along with David Wilson Barnes (Father Damien Karras), Harry Groener (Burke Dennings), Emily Yetter (Regan MacNeil), Stephen Bogardus (Dr. Strong), Manoel Felciano (Father Joe), Tom Nelis (Dr. Klein), and Roslyn Ruff (Carla).
The design team also includes Tony Award winning scenic/costume designer Scott Pask, lighting designer Jane Cox and sound designer Dan Moses Schreier.
Pielemeier is best known for his play, Agnes of God. Doyle's many directorial credits include Company, Sweeney Todd, A Catered Affair, Road Show, and Merrily We Roll Along.