Two-time Tony Award winner Katie Finneran (Noises Off; Promises, Promises), Tony winner and House star Robert Sean Leonard (The Invention of Love), and Emmy nominee Paul Sparks (House of Cards, Boardwalk Empire) are set to star in the Signature Theatre’s production of Edward Albee’s At Home at the Zoo. As previously announced, the evening of Albee plays (Homelife and The Zoo Story) will be directed Drama Desk Award winner Lila Neugebauer (Everybody, The Wolves).
Edward Albee’s At Home at the Zoo will begin performances January 30 and is scheduled to play through March 11. The production, in honor of former resident playwright Albee, who passed away in 2016, will officially open February 21.
In act one, Albee’s Homelife, we meet Peter and his wife, who live a comfortable but unhappy bourgeois existence. In the second act, the play The Zoo Story, Peter’s life is changed by the arrival of a persistent stranger in Central Park.
The creative team is made up of scenic designer Andrew Lieberman, costume designer Kaye Voyce, lighting designer Japhy Weideman, and sound designer Bray Poor. UnkleDave’s Fight House is doing the fight direction. David Lurie-Perret is the production stage manager. Casting is by Caparelliotis Casting.