Get your tea poured and your excuses straight, because we've got a first look at Broadway's The Cottage! The new farce from Clue playwright Sandy Rustin began its run at The Helen Hayes Theater July 7, with opening night set for July 24. Tony winner Jason Alexander is making his Broadway directorial debut helming the production, which will continue through October 29. Watch highlights from the play above.
Leading the cast are Laura Bell Bundy as Sylvia, Eric McCormack as Beau, Lilli Cooper as Marjorie, Alex Moffat as Clarke, Dana Steingold as Dierdre, and Nehal Joshi as Richard. Rounding out the company as understudies are Michelle Federer, Jamie Ann Romero, Matthew Flloyd Miller, and Tony Roach. Casting is by Laura Stanczyk.
Take a look at the newly released production shots below:
Inspired by the works of Noël Coward, The Cottage is set in the English countryside in 1923 as Sylvia decides to come clean with her affair to both her husband and to her lover’s wife.
The production features scenic design by Paul Tate dePoo III, costume design by Sydney Maresca, lighting design by Jiyoun Chang, sound design by Justin Ellington, and wig, hair, and makeup design by Tommy Kurzman. Lark hackshaw is production stage manager, with Brant Sennett serving as stage manager.