Olympia Dukakis, Edward Hibbert, Maggie Lacey, Darren Pettie et al. Set for Roundabout's Milk Train
As previously reported, Oscar winner Olympia Dukakis will star in the production. She plays Flora Goforth, a dying American widow who has detached from the world in order to write her memoirs, and who is visited by a handsome and mysterious young man.
The cast will also include Curtis Billings (Giulio), Elisa Bocanegra (Simonetta), Edward Hibbert (Witch of Capri), Maggie Lacey (Frances Black), and Darren Pettie (Christopher Flanders).
The design team will include Jeff Cowie (sets), David C. Woolard (costumes), Rui Rita (lights) and John Gromada (original music & sound).
This production premiered May 2008 at Hartford Stage, directed by Wilson and was the culmination of the director's ten-year project on the work of Tennessee Williams. The Roundabout presentation is being presented in conjunction with Tennessee Williams' centennial celebration.