Bryggman, Cerveris, et al. to Join Kevin Kline in Public's King Lear; Sondheim to Write Music
Featured in the cast will be Brian Avers (Edgar), Larry Bryggman (Gloucester), Kristen Bush (Cordelia), Michael Cerveris (Kent), Philip Goodwin (Fool), Piter Marek (King of France), Laura Odeh (Regan), Daniel Pearce (Cornwall), Michael Rudko (Albany), Logan Marshall-Green (Edmund), Ryan McCarthy (Ensemble), Angela Pierce (Goneril), Tim Stickney (Oswald), and Joaquin Torres (Duke of Burgundy).
King Lear will have scenic design by Heidi Ettinger, costume design by Jess Goldstein, lighting design by David Lander, sound design by Dan Moses Schreier and Philip Peglow, and music by Stephen Sondheim and Michael Starobin.
Kline is a two-time Tony Award winner whose many stage credits include The Pirates of Penzance, The Seagull, Mother Courage and Her Children, On the Twentieth Century, and Henry IV. He won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for A Fish Called Wanda.