Ella Beatty Joins The Company of APPROPRIATE on Broadway
Last Edit: Official_Press_Release 10:35 am EST 02/21/24
Posted by: Official_Press_Release 10:35 am EST 02/21/24

ELLA BEATTY

JOINS THE COMPANY

OF CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED PRODUCTION

APPROPRIATE

Performances Begin March 25

At The Belasco Theater

Also Starring

Sarah Paulson,

Corey Stoll, Michael Esper, Natalie Gold,

Graham Campbell, Alyssa Emily Marvin,

Lincoln Cohen, Everett Sobers

* * * * * * * *

"A BRILLIANT, OUTRAGEOUS PLAY with a deep wound and a wicked tongue. It lands its biggest surprises at exactly the right moments. A daredevil cast."

- Jesse Green, The New York Times

"A SUPERB, POWERHOUSE PRODUCTION, with pitch-perfect direction by Lila Neugebauer, marvelously performed by an astonishing Sarah Paulson and one of the best casts on Broadway!"

– Greg Evans, Deadline

"RAUCOUS, LACERATING, AND VERY FUNNY."

- Tim Teeman, The Daily Beast

* * * * * * * *

February 21, 2024 – Ella Beatty ("Feud: Capote vs. The Swans") will make her Broadway debut as "River" in the critically acclaimed hit play, APPROPRIATE, written by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins and directed by Lila Neugebauer. Ms. Beatty will begin performances on March 25, when the production begins its limited extended engagement at the Belasco Theater (111 West 44th Street).

Ella Beatty joins the "blistering cast" (Jesse Green, New York Times), which also includes original company members Sarah Paulson ("American Horror Story"), Corey Stoll ("Billions," "House of Cards"), Michael Esper (The Last Ship), Natalie Gold ("Succession"), Graham Campbell (Broadway debut), Alyssa Emily Marvin (Grey House), Lincoln Cohen (Broadway debut), and Everett Sobers (Broadway debut). Ms. Beatty is replacing Elle Fanning, who is not transferring with the production.

Ella Beatty is a Juilliard-trained actress who can currently be seen starring in the role of "Kerry O'Shea" in the Gus Van Sant-directed, Ryan Murphy-produced FX series, "Feud: Capote vs. The Swans." Ella will next be seen in the A24 film, If I Had Legs I'd Kick You, alongside Rose Byrne and A$AP Rocky. Ms. Beatty is represented by CAA and Entertainment 360.

Joining the production as co-producers are Elizabeth Armstrong, Burnt Umber Productions, Eric Christian, Eastern Standard Time, Edgewood Entertainment, Nicole Eisenberg, FutureHome Demar, Marcia Goldberg, Haffner-Wright Theatricals, Kim & Alan Hartman, Nathaniel Hill, HSN Newport, HudsonMann, Hal Luftig Productions, Gabrielle Palitz, Robertson Turchin, Daryl Roth, Ken & Janet Schur, Corey Steinfast, Arielle Tepper, and Barbara Whitman.

Tickets for the limited engagement are currently available at Telecharge.com. The box office at the Belasco Theater will open on March 11th.

ABOUT APPROPRIATE

APPROPRIATE opened to rave reviews on December 18th and sold out its initial run, adding a three-week extension due to popular demand. The best-reviewed and best-selling play on Broadway, APPROPRIATE has broken Second Stage's box office record at the Hayes Theater and is on track to be Second Stage's most successful Hayes production ever. The production will conclude its run at the Hayes on March 3rd.

APPROPRIATE is produced by Ambassador Theatre Group, Amanda Dubois, Annapurna Theatre, Bad Robot Live, Runyonland, Kristin Caskey, Mike Isaacson and Bee Carrozzini in association with Second Stage Theater (Carole Rothman, President and Artistic Director; Lisa Lawer Post, Executive Director).

APPROPRIATE features scenic design by dots, costume design by Dede Ayite, lighting design by Jane Cox, sound design by Bray Poor and Will Pickens. The Production Stage Manager is Barclay Stiff. Casting is by Jim Carnahan Casting. General Management by 101 Productions, Ltd.

APPROPRIATE will be performed on the following schedule at the Belasco Theater: Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday at 7pm, Wednesday at 1pm and 7pm, Saturday at 2pm and 8pm, Sunday at 3pm. NOTE: The performance schedule for the week of March 25th is as follows: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday at 7pm, Friday at 8pm, Wednesday at 1pm and 7pm, and Saturday at 2pm and 8pm. NOTE: the performance on Sunday, June 16th will be at 1pm.

Two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist and Obie Award winner Branden Jacobs-Jenkins (An Octoroon) and Drama Desk Award winner Lila Neugebauer (The Waverly Gallery, invite you to one helluva reunion in the darkly comic American family drama, APPROPRIATE.

It's summer, the cicadas are singing, and the Lafayette family has returned to their late patriarch's Arkansas home to deal with the remains of his estate. Toni (Paulson), the eldest daughter, hopes they'll spend the weekend remembering and reconnecting over their beloved father. Bo (Stoll), her brother, wants to recoup some of the funds he spent caring for Dad at the end of his life. But things take a turn when their estranged brother, Franz (Esper), appears late one night, and mysterious objects are discovered among the clutter. Suddenly, long-hidden secrets and buried resentments can't be contained, and the family is forced to face the ghosts of their past.

For more information please visit: AppropriatePlay.com
Link http://AppropriatePlay.com
reply

Previous: re: That line seems blurred lately - Gator 06:26 pm EST 02/21/24
Next: Paco Bezerra Makes U.S. Debut with THE LITTLE PONY a t Torn Page, March 7-23 | Directed by Kimi Ramírez, Produced by Frank Hentschker - Official_Press_Release 10:34 am EST 02/21/24
Thread:


    Time to render: 0.125353 seconds.