Three-time Tony Award-nominated actor Marc Kudisch, left, will play the title role in Westport Country Playhouse’s July staging of Molière’s Tartuffe, directed by David Kennedy, Playhouse associate artistic director. Mark Nelson will play Orgon, Nadia Bowers is cast as Elmire, and Patricia Conolly will portray Madame Pernelle.Others in the cast are Justin Adams, Chrissy Albanese, Matthew Amendt, Tyrone Mitchell Henderson, Jeremy Lawrence, William Peden, Jeanine Serralles, and Charise Castro Smith.
Playing July 17 though Aug. 4, the performance schedule for Tartuffe is Tuesday at 8 pm, Wednesday at 2 and 8 pm, Thursday and Friday at 8 pm, Saturday at 3 and 8 pm and Sunday at 3 pm. Special series feature Taste of Tuesday, Previews, LGBT Night OUT, Opening Night, Thursday TalkBack, Sunday Symposium, and Backstage Pass. “Books Worth Talking About,” a pre-show discussion with a prominent author, will be presented on Wednesday, July 18, 6:30 pm. In addition, the Playhouse will offer an open-captioned performance on Sunday, July 29, at 3 pm for the hearing impaired.
Subscriptions are available (Pick 3 Plans and FlexTix) offering up to 40 percent off single tickets. Single ticket prices, starting at $30, are subject to change based on availability. Buy early for the best prices.
For more information or tickets: 203-227-4177, toll-free at 1-888-927-7529; www.westportplayhouse.org.