Benesch, James, Sella, et al. to Join Smith and McCormack in London's
The Lady from Dubuque
The play, which had a very short-lived run on Broadway in 1980, concerns a dinner party thrown by the dying Jo (McCormack) and her husband Sam (Sella). After the guests depart, the mysterious title character (Smith) and her companion Oscar (James) arrive.
Smith has appeared on Broadway three times, winning the Tony Award for Lettice and Lovage and nominations for Private Lives and Night and Day. She won two Academy Awards, for The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie and California Suite, as well as the Emmy Award and numerous British acting honors for her work.