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PRESENT LAUGHTER

Ended 2 Jul 2017 after 3 months

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Tony Winner

Tony Winner

"It's high time we were reminded again of what a great physical comedian Kevin Kline is. Playing an aging matinee idol in the bouncy new revival of Noel Coward's "Present Laughter," Mr. Kline blissfully plies the witty athleticism and derring-do that won him two Tony Awards and an Oscar in his youth."

Ben Brantley, The New York Times

Closed 2 Jul 2017

Cast

Kevin Kline as Gary Essedine
Colbie Smulders as Joanna Lyppiatt
Kate Burton as Liz Essendine
Kristine Nielsen as Monica Reed
Reg Rogers as Morris Dixon
Bhavesh Patel as Roland Maule
Tedra Millan as Daphne Stillington
Peter Francis James as Henry Lyppiatt
Matt Bittner as Fred
Ellen Harvey as Miss Erikson
Sandra Shipley as Lady Saltburn

Ensemble: Kelley Curran, Rachel Pickup, James Riordan, David L. Townsend

Please note that casting is subject to change.

Creative

Written by Noel Coward
Directed by Moritz Von Stuelpnagel

WHAT WE SAY

Present Laughter: Famously Funny!

The 2017 revival of Present Laughter marks the sixth return for Coward's treasured play. The flawed characters are brilliantly crafted in this backstage farce set in 1939 high society London, in the studio of a fading star. more »

What You Say

1 reviews, average rating: (5.0 Stars)

Anonymous: “PRESENT LAUGHTER - KEVIN KLINE AND THE CAST EXCEL”

Wonderful Noel Coward play with excellent performances by all involved. ... more

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