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Michael Urie, Mr. Robots Grace Gummer Join Revival Of Tony Kushners A Bright Room Called Day

Michael Urie (Younger, Broadways Torch Song) and Mr. Robots Grace Gummer have joined the cast of the upcoming Off Broadway revival of Tony Kushners A Bright Room Called Day.

The two actors were among the complete cast announced today by the Public Theater for the first major New York revival of Kushners 1985 pre-Angels in America play. Also announced today was a one-week extension for the revival, which will now close on Sunday, Dec. 15 (previews begin Tuesday Oct. 29, with opening night at the Public on Tuesday Nov. 19).

Joining the previously announced Linda Emond, Jonathan Hadary and Estelle Parsons in the production are Urie, Gummer, Michael Esper (FXs Trust), Nikki M. James (2011 Tony Award winner for The Book of Mormon), Crystal Lucas-Perry (The Last O.G.), Nadine Malouf (The Looming Tower), Mark Margolis (Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul), and Max Woertendyke (Succession).

Directing the play will be Public Theater artistic director Oskar Eustis, a longtime Kushner collaborator (he originally commissioned Angels in America at San Franciscos Eureka Theatre and directed its world premiere at L.A.s Mark Taper Forum).

Kushners first play, A Bright Room Called Day is set in Weimar Germany, where a cadre of progressive friends consider their options as the worlRead More – Source

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