'Death of a Salesman' sets additional Broadway casting
The show begins performances in September.
Additional casting has been set for the latest Broadway revival of Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman starring Tony Award winner Wendell Pierce and Tony nominee Sharon D Clarke. The show runs at the Hudson Theatre from September 19 to January 15, with an opening night on October 9.
Delaney Williams of The Wire (which Pierce also starred in) joins the cast as Charley, alongside Blake DeLong as Howard/Stanley, Lynn Hawley as The Woman/Jenny, Grace Porter as Letta/Jazz Singer, Kevin Ramessar as Musician, Stephen Stocking as Bernard, and Chelsea Lee Williams as Miss Forsythe.
They join Pierce and Clarke as Willy and Linda Loman, respectively, as well as the previously announced Khris Davis as Biff, McKinley Belcher III as Happy, and Tony winner André De Shields as Ben. Learn more about the Death of a Salesman Broadway cast.
Death of a Salesman follows an aging salesman who has spent his whole life chasing the American Dream of riches. Toward the end of his life, though, he must come to terms with the fact that he has not only failed, but also played a part in his own unhappiness by fracturing his relationships with his family. Learn more about the story of Death of a Salesman.
Miller's play has been on Broadway five times before, winning the Best Play Tony Award and the Pulitzer Prize upon its premiere and winning the Best Revival Tony three times thereafter.
The 2022 Broadway production of Death of a Salesman premiered in London, where Clarke won an Olivier Award and Pierce got a nomination for their performances. Directors Marianne Elliott and Miranda Cromwell also won Oliviers for their work; Cromwell returns to direct the Broadway transfer.