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The Heiress

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Closed February 10, 2013

Jessica Chastain, Dan Stevens & David Strathairn star in this sumptuous adaptation of Henry James' Washington Square.

Why See The Heiress?

The Heiress is the story of Catherine Sloper, the shy and sheltered daughter of a prominent New Yorker.

Caught between the demands of an emotionally distant father and the attentions of a passionate young suitor, Catherine must navigate the terrain of love and regret, desire and duty, a chance for happiness and the burden of fortune…as only an heiress can.

The timeless New York story of society, status and the true cost of love. Jessica Chastain (Academy Award® nominee for The Help) makes her Broadway debut alongside David Strathairn (Academy Award® nominee for Good Night, and Good Luck), Dan Stevens (Matthew Crawley on Downton Abbey) and Judith Ivey (two-time Tony Award® winner), in the Tony Award®-winning play, The Heiress. Written by Ruth and Augustus Goetz and directed by Tony Award® nominated playwright and director Moisés Kaufman, this compelling drama will run for an 18-week limited engagement.

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Dates

Previews from: 6 October 2012

Opening night: 1 November 2012

Audience

Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.

Run time

Two hours and 50 minutes with one intermission

And before you stop reading

Week of November 5:
Monday @8pm
Wednesday @2 and 8pm, Thursday @7pm
Friday @8pm, Saturday @2 and 8pm
Sunday @3pm

Beginning November 12:
Tuesday @7pm
Wednesday @2 and 8pm, Thursday @7pm
Friday @8pm, Saturday @2 and 8pm
Sunday @3pm

Time Change:
Sunday, December 30 @2pm;
Tuesday, January 1 @8pm

Cast and Creative

Cast

Jessica Chastain as Catherine Sloper
Dan Stevens as Morris Townsend
David Strathairn as Dr Austin Sloper
Judith Ivey as Lavinia Penniman
Molly Camp as Marian Almond
Virginia Kull as Maria
Keiran Campion
Mairin Lee
Ben Livingston
Dee Nelson
Caitlin O'Connell

Creative

Production: Moises Kaufman
Written by: Ruth and Augustus Goetz
Direction: Mois?s Kaufman
Set Design: Derek McLane
Costume Design: Albert Wolsky
Lighting Design: David Lander
Sound Design: Leon Rothenberg
Original Music: Peter Golub

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