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Westport Country Playhouse Announces Cast of Matthew Greene's Thousand Pines

Austin Pendleton directs the production.

The company of Thousand Pines in rehearsal.
The company of Thousand Pines in rehearsal.
(photo provided by Westport Country Playhouse)

Westport Country Playhouse has announced casting for Matthew Greene's Thousand Pines, directed by Austin Pendleton. Performances run October 30-November 17.

Set in the wake of a school shooting, the play follows three families as they gather on Thanksgiving to grieve and move forward.

The company is made up of Katie Ailion, Anne Bates, Joby Earle, Kelly McAndrew, William Ragsdale, and Andrew Veenstra. The creative team includes Walt Spangler (scenic design), Barbara A. Bell (costume design), Xavier Pierce (lighting design), and Ryan Rumery (sound design and composer).