Actually

Manhattan Theatre Club presents the New York premiere of Anna Ziegler's Actually as part of its 2017-2018 Off-Broadway season.

Actually is presented in association with Williamstown Theatre Festival. The world premiere of the play was co-produced by Geffen Playhouse and Williamstown Theatre Festival in the summer of 2017.

Performances take place in the Studio at Stage II within New York City Center.

(Photos by Matthew Murphy)

This show has now closed. See our list of theatre tickets for shows currently on sale.

Running time: 
1hr 30mins (no intermission)
Categories: 
5 images
About Actually:

Amber and Tom are freshmen at Princeton University, where their experiences so far have only two things in common: drunken parties and a desire to fit in. But when they meet, their common experience becomes anything but, and their moral mettle is put to the test. Anna Ziegler's deeply felt and relevant play explores themes of intimacy and responsibility, power and provocation, privilege, and protocol.

By:
Anna Ziegler
Producer:
Manhattan Theatre Club in association with Williamstown Theatre Festival
Director:
Lileana Blain-Cruz
Lighting:
Yi Zhao
Sound:
Jane Shaw
Design:
Adam Rigg
Costume:
Paloma Young
Cast list:
Joshua Boone (as Tom) and Alexandra Socha (as Amber)
Actually Performance Dates & Times
Previews from: 
October 31, 2017
Opening date: 
November 14, 2017
Closes: 
December 10, 2017
MatineeEvening
Monday--
Tuesday-7:30pm
Wednesday-7:30pm
Thursday-7:30pm
Friday-7:30pm
Saturday2:30pm7:30pm
Sunday2:30pm7:30pm

Performance schedules for all shows are subject to change.

New York City Center

Address:
131 West 55th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenue), New York, NY 10019
Nearest subway station:
57th Street stations

Our Actually Review

Playwright Anna Ziegler is having something of an off-Broadway moment. The Roundabout Theatre Company is currently staging her life-as-a-tennis-game drama, The Last Match. And now the Manhattan Theatre Club offers up her two-hander, Actually. It is an engaging think piece that wonders if opposites attract or if opposites attack. Some play titles operate on two levels; this one operates on so... Read more