Kate Burton, Marin Ireland, and More Set for Red Bull Theater's 2018-19 Season
The full slate of Revelation Readings — including a recently discovered Edith Wharton play — plus two full productions in the spring have been announced.
First up is the full slate of the upcoming season's Revelation Readings, all of which will take place on Monday evenings at 7:30pm at the Lucille Lortel Theatre. The lineup will include:
November 12: Thomas Kyd's The Spanish Tragedy; directed by Louisa Proske; starring Matthew Amendt, Tina Benko, Emily Swallow, James Udom, and Olivier Award winner Chukwudi Iwuji
December 10: the New York premiere of Lauren Gunderson's The Book of Will; directed by Davis McCallum; starring Marco Barricelli, Jennifer LeBlanc, Triney Sandoval, and more
January 28: the New York premiere of Edith Wharton's recently discovered The Shadow of a Doubt; directed by Adrienne Campbell-Holt; starring Emily Brown, Kate Burton, Marin Ireland, and Jay O. Sanders
February 25: Mike Poulton's new version of Friedrich Schiller's Don Carlos, directed by Jesse Berger, and starring Patrick Page (Hadestown)
March 25: Aphra Behn's Sir Patient Fancy, directed by Leigh Silverman, starring Lea DeLaria (Collective Rage: A Play in 5 Betties)
April 15: the New York premiere of Cathy Tempelsman's A Most Dangerous Woman; directed by Pamela Berlin; starring Nick Choksi, Stephen DeRosa, Ben Mehl, Rachel Pickup, and Derek Smith
May 13: the New York premiere of Amy Freed's Shrew!; directed by Doug Hughes (Doubt); starring Dakin Matthews, Danny Scheie, and more
June 24: the world premiere of Jeffrey Hatcher's adaptation of Ben Jonson's The Alchemist, directed by Jesse Berger, and starring Reg Rogers
July 15: the ninth annual Short New Play Festival, directed by May Adrales and Vivienne Benesch
Red Bull Theater has also announced its two mainstage productions of the spring: John Webster's The White Devil (March 19, 2019-April 14, 2019), directed by Louisa Proske; and Mac Beth (May 7, 2019-June 2, 2019), adapted and directed by Erica Schmidt. The cast and creative teams for both shows will be announced shortly.