Thursday, October 01, 2009

Actress Glenn Close to host The Laramie Project: Ten Years Later pre-show

Tony award-winning actress, Glenn Close to host The Laramie Project: Ten Years Later pre-show.

Playbill reports:
When the epilogue to the Laramie Project, which is entitled The Laramie Project: Ten Years Later, makes its New York City premiere Oct. 12 at Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hall, the evening will feature a pre-show that will be webcast live to the over 150 other theatres across the country that are also presenting the epilogue.

The webcast will include guest host Glenn Close, welcoming remarks by Judy Shepard and a post-production Q and A moderated by National Public Radio Arts and Culture correspondent Neda Ulabay. READ MORE

Tickets On Sale For THE LARAMIE PROJECT: 10 YEARS LATER At Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hall

Broadway World reports:
In New York, The Laramie Project: 10 Years Later will be directed by Moisés Kaufman and held at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall (1941 Broadway). Tickets can be purchased at Lincoln Center or by calling 800-721-6500.

The Laramie Project: 10 Years Later focuses on the long term effect of the murder of Matthew Shepard on the town of Laramie. It explores how the town has changed and how the murder continues to reverberate in the community. The play also includes new interviews with Matthew’s mother Judy Shepard and Mathew’s murderer Aaron McKinney, who’s serving dual life sentences, as well as follow-up interviews with many of the individuals from the original piece.