a timeless classic by Thomas Heggen and
directed by Kate Warner**
Patrick Lynch, scenic design
Molly Trainer, costume design
Karen Perlow, lighting design
David Wilson, sound design
Jarrod Bray, properties design
Amy Weissenstein*, production stage manager
Emily Page*, assistant stage manager
featuring Paul D. Farwell*, Thomas Piper*and Jonathan Popp
Cast (in alphabetical order):
Ben Chase, Insigna
Owen Doyle*, Doc
Paul D. Farwell*, The Captain
Ed Hoopman*, Dolan
Curt Klump, Stefanowski
Grant MacDermott, Lindstrom
Ross MacDonald*, Chief Johnson, Reber, Shore Patrol Officer
Claire McClanahon, Lieutenant Anne Girard
Thomas Piper*, Lieutenant (JG) Roberts
Jonathan Popp, Ensign Pulver
Tim Spears*, Gerhart, Military Policeman, Wiley
*member of Actors' Equity Association, the union of professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States
**member of Stage Directors and Choreographers Society, Inc., an independent national labor union
Photo Credit: The cast of Mister Roberts. Photo by Andrew Brilliant/ Brilliant Pictures.
September 13, 2009 - October 3, 2009
Press Opening Monday, September 14, 2009 @ 7:30pm
Bravery, honor, grace...and rowdy rebellion.
In this 1948 Tony Award-winning classic, a restless crew aboard a cargo vessel idling in the South Pacific is desperately craving some onshore action. When the comedic ensemble clashes with their tyrannical captain, it is Mister Roberts who must bail them out. Thomas Heggen and Joshua Logan's moving, yet humorous story of an officer, who sacrifices his personal quest for the morale of his crew, has us reflecting on one man's search for purpose during a time of war.
"I am thrilled for my directing debut with New Rep to be the very first Tony Award-winning play, Mister Roberts. With a talented ensemble cast, it's a classic; a humorous and moving story that is timeless."
– Kate Warner, Artistic Director
"A superlative comedy."
– The New York Daily News
The performance runs approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes, including intermission.
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