Transport Group has announced casting for Picnic and Come Back, Little Sheba: William Inge in Repertory, helmed by artistic executive Jack Cummings III. The productions, that are set to start opening on Feb 23 during a Gym during Judson, will run by Apr 16, with an opening night on Mar 26. The dual plays will be achieved in rotating repertory; 6 actors of a 14-member garb will perform in both plays.
The production’s expel will underline Tony hopeful John Cariani (Something Rotten!) as Howard (Picnic) and Service Men (Sheba); Hannah Elless (Bright Star) as Millie (Picnic) and Marie (Sheba); David Greenspan (The Patsy) as Elmo (Sheba); Joseph Kolinski (Follies) as Doc (Sheba); Ginna Le Vine as Madge (Picnic); Heather MacRae (I Remember Mama) as Mrs. Potts (Picnic) and Lola (Sheba); David T. Patterson (Les Liaisons Dangereuses) as Hal (Picnic) and Turk (Sheba); Tony leader Michele Pawk (Hollywood Arms) as Flo (Picnic); Jennifer Piech (Titanic) as Irma (Picnic) and Mrs. Coffman (Sheba); Krystal Rowley as Christine (Picnic); Jay Russell (Travels With My Aunt) as Ed (Sheba); Emily Skinner (Billy Elliot) as Rosemary (Picnic); and Rowan Vickers (Nat Turner in Jerusalem) as Alan (Picnic) and Bruce (Sheba).
Scenic pattern for both plays is by Dane Laffrey, dress pattern is by Asta Hostetter, lighting pattern is by R. Lee Kennedy, and casting is by Nora Brennan Casting. The prolongation facilities an strange measure by five-time Tony hopeful Michael John LaChiusa.