Second Stage books first Broadway productions at Helen Hayes
Posted by: AC12674811:04 am EDT 04/20/17
Second Stage Theatre has announced that its first production on Broadway at the Helen Hayes will be Kenneth Lonergan's Lobby Hero, starring Michael Cera and Chris Evans. It will be followed by Young Jean Lee's Straight White Men--remarkably, the first play by an Asian American female writer on Broadway.
Also announced: Second Stage will produce the New York premiere of Tracy Letts' Mary Page Marlowe Off-Broadway in summer 2018. They have also jointly commissioned (with Williamstown Theatre Festival) several playwrights for Broadway, including Bess Wohl, Lydia Diamond, and Dominique Morrisseau.