Major support for The Studio at Stage II – Harold and Mimi Steinberg New Play Series is provided by The Harold and Mimi Steinberg Charitable Trust.Additional support is provided by the Howard Gilman Foundation and the Frederic R. 261 West 47th Street (between Broadway & 8th Ave.) The Friedman Theatre seats 650.After graduating from The Juilliard School, Linney went on to appear in leading roles across film, television, and theatre.She's performed in a myriad of productions such as the upcoming films and many more.And a drifter living at a local campground dangerously links them all.Raw, surprising, and funny, this world premiere from the fast-rising author of was commissioned by Manhattan Theatre Club.Some people's personalities are so compelling that they command attention.And a decade ago, like many others, I was very taken with that kind of charisma.
This electric encounter thrusts these two strangers into a fascinating and life-changing game. Set in the early 1970s, this richly textured piece follows a group of men trying to eke out a living by driving unlicensed cabs, or jitneys.Truck driver Eddie is struggling to rebuild a relationship with his estranged wife Ani and Jess is trying to navigate the day-to-day with John, her new boss in a job that she desperately needs. Leadership support for The Studio at Stage II – Harold and Mimi Steinberg New Play Series is provided by The Harold and Mimi Steinberg Charitable Trust.Additional support is provided by the Howard Gilman Foundation, Frederic R.Tony winner Daniel Sullivan ( is provided by the Blanche and Irving Laurie Foundation. Headshot credits: Laura Linney photo by Joan Marcus; Cynthia Nixon photo by Maarten de Boer; Richard Thomas photo by Lia Chang. It’s the classic story of boy meets girl – except this boy and girl are refugees from the Vietnam War newly settled in a relocation camp inside Middle America.Borrowing elements from the world of up-to-the-minute popular culture to recreate the playwright’s own parents’ meeting, Linda Wilde (Olivier Award winner Janie Dee) has it all.