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The Drama League’s Fall Theater Center Events Include Laura Benanti, Cherry Jones, and Tony Danza

Performances will also feature Judy Kaye, Peter Filichia, and David Friedman.

Cherry Jones
Cherry Jones
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The Drama League has announced its fall 2013 programming schedule. Performances and events will include appearances by Tony Award winners Laura Benanti, Cherry Jones, and Judy Kaye as well as Tony Danza, theater journalist Peter Filichia, and conductor/composer David Friedman.

Events will include workshops for actors, directors, and other artists, such as classes in Butoh, an avant-garde Japanese physical discipline, and a weekend workshop exploring Strindberg’s Miss Julie with the internationally acclaimed director Petar Todorov.

The October calendar also includes a prerelease concert of the studio recording of the new musical Perfect Picture featuring Debbie Gravitte, Andrea McArdle, and Lillias White.

For more about TheaterMania favorites Laura Benanti, Cherry Jones, and Tony Danza, watch Benanti explain Shakespeare, read an interview with Jones about her role in The Glass Menagerie on Broadway, and see photos of Danza in rehearsal for his new show, Honeymoon in Vegas.

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