The cast is set for Pulitzer Prize winner Tracy Letts’ Linda Vista, which will be presented at the Center Theatre Group's Mark Taper Forum beginning January 9, 2019.
The Steppenwolf Theatre Company production, which continues through February 17, is directed by Dexter Bullard. Opening night is set for January 16 at the Los Angeles venue.
The cast includes Ian Barford, Tim Hopper, Sally Murphy, Caroline Neff, Chantal Thuy, Cora Vander Broek, and Troy West.
Linda Vista follows Wheeler, a 50-year-old man whose marriage is over, his job is mundane, and the best years of his life appear to be behind him. A move from the cot in his ex-wife’s garage to his own apartment opens up new possibilities for love, sex, and redemption.
The production feature scenic design by Todd Rosenthal, costume design by Laura Bauer, lighting design by Marcus Doshi, and sound design by Richard Woodbury. Edward Sobel is the dramaturg, and the production stage manager is David S. Franklin
Letts is a Tony and Pulitzer Prize–winning playwright, actor, and Steppenwolf ensemble member. He is the author of plays Mary Page Marlowe, The Scavenger’s Daughter, Superior Donuts, August: Osage County, Man from Nebraska , Bug, and Killer Joe. As an actor, he received a Tony in 2013 for Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?