The New York premiere of Down the Road opened June 4th and continues through the 26th at the ArcLight Theatre (152 West 71st Street).
Written by former private investigator and crime novelist Dale Whisman, Down the Road follows Ben, a Korean War veteran who returns to California to find his life has changed drastically. He sets off for middle America where he encounters a woman with five daughters in a mysterious small town. The production is directed by Juan Reinoso who also directed Down the Road's award-winning 2006 film adaptation.
Down the Road stars Renée-Michele Brunet, Renée Petrofes, Vincent Petrosini, Kyla Schoer, Kaylee Souther, Autumn Stein and Kristina Thompson. The production team includes Reynaldo Davis Carter (scenic design), Scott Franklin (lighting design), Catherine Siracusa (costume design), Sid Levitt (costume design) and Shannon Martha (stage manager).
Performances of Down the Road run through June 26th, Tuesday through Friday at 8:00 pm, Saturday at 2:00 pm and 8:00 pm and Sunday at 3:00 pm. Tickets are $25 at www.TheaterMania.com or by calling (212) 352-3101.
For more information on the production, visit www.downtheroadplay.com. To learn more about crime novelist and playwright Dale Whisman, visit www.dalewhisman.com.
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Kristina Thompson and Vincent Petrosini
Kyla Schoer, RenÃ©e-Michele Brunet and RenÃ©e Petrofes