White Plains PAC this week opens the New York regional premiere of Tracy Letts’ Pulitzer- and Tony-winning “August: Osage County,” a spell-binding story of a family in freefall.
At WPPAC, Jeremy Quinn directs a huge cast, two of whom are Equity actors. Production dates are Fridays through Sundays, Oct. 5-14. 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 2 p.m. Sundays. $35; $25 for those in high school, although it is not recommended for those younger than 16.
Quinn’s cast: Laura Cable (Karen Weston), Eileen Glenn (Mattie Fay Aiken), Emily Kaplan (Jean Fordham), Suzy Kimball (Ivy Weston), Elyse Knight (Barbara Fordham), Mark Lanham (Bill Fordham), Daniel Mian (Little Charlie Aiken), Peter McClung (Charlie Aiken), Dick Nagle (Beverly Weston) and Robin Lilly (Violet Weston) with Derek Robert Smith (Steve Heidebrecht), Arthur Wise (Sheriff Deon Gilbeau) and Amanda Yachechak (Johnna Monevata).
See it in White Plains before Hollywood’s adaptation hits theaters next year, starring Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts, Juliette Lewis, Sam Shepard, Chris Cooper, Dermot Mulroney and Ewan McGregor.
White Plains PAC is on the third level of City Center mall, 11 City Center, White Plains.
Tickets may be purchased at the theater box office, online at The White Plains PAC website or at 914-328-1600.