Bryggman, Danner, et al. Set for Guess Who's Coming to Dinner Reading
The plot focuses on Joey Drayton, a Caucasian woman who brings her African-American fiancé, Dr. John Prentice, home to San Francisco to meet her seemingly liberal, affluent parents, Matt and Christina Drayton. Those roles will be read respectively by Gillian Jacobs, David Oyelowo, Larry Bryggman, and Blythe Danner.
The cast for the reading will also feature James Naughton as Monsignor Ryan, Leslie Uggams as Mary Prentice, Bill Nunn as John Prentice, Sr., Lynda Gravatt as Matilda "Tillie" Banks, and Leslie Hendrix as Hillary St. George.