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2ST announces extension for Man From Nebraska

Tom Millward
Tom Millward

The Second Stage Theatre Company has announced a 2-week extension for its current New York premiere of Tracy Letts' Man from Nebraska, directed by David Cromer, which began previews at the Tony Kiser Theatre on January 26 and officially opened on February 15, 2017. The final performance will now take place on March 26, 2017.

Synopsis: "Sometimes even the most devout can lose their faith. When Ken, a middle aged man from Nebraska, suddenly finds he's lost his, along with his sense of purpose, he goes on a wild adventure to find it. Along the way he encounters a world vastly different from his own, filled with chance meetings and romantic encounters that shake him to the core. From the playwright of August: Osage County, comes a fascinating exploration into what happens when we lose our belief system and the characters that come into our lives on the path to a meaningful existence."

The cast of Man from Nebraska includes Tony winner Reed Birney (Ken Carpenter) and Annette O'Toole (Nancy Carpenter), alongside (in alphabetical order) Heidi Armbruster (Pat Monday), Tom Bloom (Bud Todd), Annika Boras (Ashley Kohl), Nana Mensah (Tamyra), Max Gordon Moore (Harry Brown), Kathleen Peirce (Cammie Carpenter), William Ragsdale (Reverend Todd), and J. Smith-Cameron (Nancy Carpenter).

The creative team behind Man from Nebraska features scenic design by Takeshi Kata, costume design by Sarah Laux, lighting design by Keith Parham, and original music & sound design by Daniel Kluger.


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