A Life in the Theatre


Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre
First Preview: Sep 21, 2010
Opening Date: Oct 12, 2010
Closing Date: Nov 28, 2010

Olivier Award winner PATRICK STEWARTand Emmy® Award nominee T.R. KNIGHT(Grey’s Anatomy) shared the passion, pleasures and pitfalls of the theatre in David Mamet’sfunny and theatrical behind-the-scenes take on what really happens backstage!

A hilarious and heartfelt look at two actors battling to share a dressing room and the spotlight, A LIFE IN THE THEATRE, directed by Neil Pepe, was a must-see experience. From rehearsals to reprisals, from ego trips to acting tips, this inside and often outrageous look at the world of show business came to Broadway for a limited run.


Cast & Creative Team

David Mamet(Playwright)
Neil Pepe(Director)
Santo Loquasto(Scenic Design)
Laura Bauer(Costume Design)
Kenneth Posner(Lighting Design)


Patrick Stewart (Robert)
T.R. Knight (John)