An advance Screening of Now: In the Wings on a World Stage, with a post-film Q&A with actress Maureen Anderman, takes place Tuesday, April 29 at 7:30 p.m.
For Carte Blanche Avon members: FREE | Members: $6 | Students & Seniors: $8 | Nonmembers: $11
ABOUT THE FILM: Kevin Spacey, Sam Mendes and the Bridge Project Company go on the road in NOW: IN THE WINGS ON A WORLD STAGE. In over 200 performances, and across 3 continents, Kevin and the troupe reveal some of the most intimate moments behind the scenes of their staging of Shakespeare’s classic tragedy, Richard III.
Their story and experiences weave around, and reflect on, excerpts from the play from their various locations, from Epidaurus to Doha, and provides a great opportunity for those who have never experienced Spacey on stage to witness his immersive and captivating interpretation of Richard III.
NOW chronicles the first collaboration between Spacey and Mendes since both won Academy Awards® for their work on American Beauty.
MAUREEN ANDERMAN’s numerous Broadway credits include Driving Miss Daisy, The Year of Magical Thinking, Seascape, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, The Lady From Dubuque, Benefactors, Social Security, You Can't Take It With You with Jason Robards and Colleen Dewhurst, The Last of Mrs. Lincoln with Julie Harris, Hamlet and Macbeth (both for Lincoln Center Theater), The Man Who Came to Dinner, A History of American Film, and Moonchildren. Anderman recently played the Old Vic and toured the world in the Bridge Company's production of Richard III, opposite Kevin Spacey.
Off Broadway she appeared in Passion Play, Later Life, Ancestral Voices and The Waverly Gallery. Regionally, she has worked at the Williamstown Theatre Festival, Berkshire Theatre Festival, Huntington Theatre, Yale Repertory Theatre, Hartford Stage, Long Wharf Theatre, Goodman Theatre, The Old Globe, Guthrie Theater and the Westport Country Playhouse.
Anderman has numerous TV and film credits including recurring roles on "The Equalizer" and "The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd" She has been honored with IRNE, Drama Desk, and Tony Award nominations, and has received Theatre World Award, a Connecticut Critics Circle Award and was recently named Westport Artist of the Year.