Veanne Cox and Christopher Innvar to Headline The Beaux' Strategem
Michael Kahn will direct the production. The adaptation was started by Thornton Wilder in 1938 and later finished by Ken Ludwig. The cast will also include Christian Conn, Julia Coffey, Floyd King, and Nancy Robinette.
The play focuses on two poor Englishmen, Jack Archer and Tom Aimwell, who arrive in a small English village where they plan to seduce and marry two wealthy women. They soon discover they are not alone in coveting the women's fortunes, as a band of thieves plans to ransack the ladies' home. So Tom and Jack plot to expose the robbers and win the women's hands in the process.