A Man For All Seasons, tickets now on sale to American Express Cardholders
Tickets are now on sale to American Express cardholers for the Roundabout Theatre Company new Broadway production of Robert Boltï¿½s A Man For All Seasons, starring 3-Time Tony Award Winner Frank Langella ('Frost/Nixon,' 'Fortune's Fool' and 'Seascape') as 'Sir Thomas More,' to be directed by Tony Award Winner Doug Hughes ('Doubt').
A Man For All Seasons will open at the American Airlines Theatre on 7 Oct 2008, following previews from 12 Sep, and will run play a a limited engagement through to 7 Dec 2008.
A Man For All Seasons is a timeless exploration of politics, religion and power. Robert Boltï¿½s classic drama is based on the fascinating true story of English Chancellor Sir Thomas More and his moral objection to King Henry VIIIï¿½s plan to leave the Catholic Church.
The design team will include Santo Loquasto (sets), Catherine Zuber (costumes) and David Lander (lights). Additional cast members and design team will be announced shortly.
The Drama premiered on Broadway in 1961 and won the Tony Award for Best Play. In 1966, the play was made into a feature film and went on to win six Oscars. This production marks the playï¿½s first Broadway revival!
Frank Langella returns to Broadway following his Tony winning role in 'Frost/Nixon' in 2007. Langella returns to Roundabout Theatre Company following the 1997 Off-Broadway production of C'yrano de Bergerac' in which he starred, directed and adapted the book. Other Roundabout productions include 'The Father' (1996) and 'The Tempest' (1989).
Doug Hughes is a Resident Director at Roundabout Theatre Company where he recently directed Patrick Marberï¿½s 'Howard Katz,' Eugene Oï¿½Neillï¿½s 'A Touch of the Poet,' Richard Greenbergï¿½s comedy 'A Naked Girl on the Appian Way,' Jon Robin Baitzï¿½s 'The Paris Letter' and Stephen Belberï¿½s 'McReele.' Hughes earned the 2005 Tony Award for Best Direction of John Patrick Shanleyï¿½s 'Doubt. '
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