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The Guthrie Theater Announces Casting for My Fair Lady»

Broadway veterans Helen Anker (Promises, Promises), Donald Corren (Souvenir), Jeff McCarthy (Chicago) and Tony Sheldon (Priscilla, Queen of the Desert) lead the cast of the beloved Lerner and Loewe musical, set to play the Guthrie’s thrust stage for the first time, June 28 – August 31, 2014.

Guthrie Director Joe Dowling Announces Farewell Season»

2014-2015 Season to include first-time productions of four acclaimed playwrights, Dowling's signature Shakespeare play, two classics of the theater canon, and an all-American musical. Dowling, the longest tenured artistic director in Guthrie history, fulfills 20 years at the helm, and will direct three productions in his final season.

Casting announced for the Guthrie Theater's production of Crimes of the Heart»

The Guthrie Theater today announced casting of the leading ladies for its first production of Beth Henley's Crimes of the Heart, an award-winning comedy with a Southern Gothic twist. Under the direction of Marcela Lorca, Crimes of the Heart will feature the talents of Maggie Chestovich, Georgia Cohen and Ashley Rose Montondo as the up-to-no-good sisters, and Sarah Agnew as their nosy know-it-all cousin Chick.

The Guthrie Theater presents a Walking Shadow Theatre Company production of The Three Musketeers»

The Guthrie Theater today announced it will welcome the return of Walking Shadow Theatre Company to the Dowling Studio with its production of The Three Musketeers, a crisp new adaptation of Alexandre Dumas' popular romance novel.

Casting is announced for Hamlet and Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead»

The Guthrie Theater and The Acting Company (TAC) reunite for a sixth year, presenting Shakespeare's Hamlet in repertory with Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, a reworking of the same tragedy from the point of view of two minor characters. This two-week engagement April 22 - May 4, on the McGuire Proscenium Stage, will conclude a successful seven-month 42-city tour.

Casting announced for Carlyle Brown & Company's production of Abe Lincoln and Uncle Tom in the White House»

The Guthrie Theater today announced it will welcome the return of Carlyle Brown & Company with Abe Lincoln and Uncle Tom in the White House, a new play which imagines a meeting between two icons in life and literature - President Abraham Lincoln and Harriet Beecher Stowe's fictional character Uncle Tom. Written and directed by Carlyle Brown (Are You Now or Have You Ever Been...), this original piece will play from March 21-April 6, 2014 in the Dowling Studio.

Casting is announced for The Mountaintop»

On the heels of successful presentations of A Raisin in the Sun, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom and The Amen Corner, the Guthrie Theater welcomes the return of the acclaimed Penumbra Theatre Company with The Mountaintop - the recipient of the 2010 Olivier Award for Best New Play - written by Katori Hall and directed by Penumbra Founder and Co-Artistic Director Lou Bellamy.

Complete casting announced for Othello»

The Guthrie Theater today announced casting for its production of Othello, William Shakespeare's tragic meditation on the power of love and the destructiveness of jealousy and suspicion. Othello features the return of stage and screen actor Peter Macon in the title role of Othello. Othello also features Guthrie favorites Tracey Maloney and Stephen Yoakam as Desdemona and Iago respectively.

Casting announced for FREUD'S LAST SESSION »

The Guthrie Theater today announced casting for Mark St. Germain's two-hander Freud's Last Session -- an astute comedy about an imagined meeting between Sigmund Freud and C.S. Lewis that balances intellectual depth with humor and compassion.

Director Joe Dowling announces 2014 Dowling Annaghmakerrig Fellowship Award »

Guthrie Theater Director Joe Dowling announced playwright Carson Kreitzer as the recipient of the Joe Dowling Annaghmakerrig Fellowship Award, given to an established theater professional who is associated with the Guthrie.