ANNOUNCING the world premierE of The Violin
a new play by Dan McCormick
The Directors Company in association with ShadowCatcher Entertainment presents the world premiere of
September 7 – October 14 2017
59 East 59th Street (between Park and Madison)
Broadway veteran Robert LuPone (A Chorus Line, True West, The Sopranos) stars in a humorous and heartbreaking world premiere drama directed by Joseph Discher (Butler). Peter Bradbury (Broadway’s King Charles III, Long Day’s Journey Into Night, The Cherry Orchard) and Kevin Isola (Showtime's Billions) co-star.
When Bobby, Terry, and Gio—two hapless brothers and a world-weary tailor—find a 1710 Stradivarius violin worth four million dollars in the back of a New York City taxi, it looks like the opportunity to change their fortunes has landed in their laps. A shot at their dreams, however, will mean some quick decisions testing loyalty and family ties with irrevocable consequences.
To purchase tickets call Ticket Central at (212) 279-4200 or visit www.violintheplay.com
We are proud to announce our first commission of an original play by ROGELIO MARTINEZ
The new, untitled work, set in Rogelio’s native Cuba, will be developed as part of ShadowCatcher’s Play Commissioning Project (SPCP). We’re happy to welcome Rogelio to the ShadowCatcher family and look forward to sharing updates on this exciting collaboration in the months to come.