Barrington Stage Company Announces "Sleuth" and "Freud's Last Session" Casts

Posted May 11, 2009

Emmy Award winner Charles Shaughnessy and Jeremy Bobb star in Anthony Shafferís Sleuth

Martin Rayner and Mark H. Dold star in world premiere of Mark St. Germain's Freud's Last Session

(PITTSFIELD, MA) Barrington Stage Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd and Producing Director Richard M. Parison, Jr., has announced casting for its summer productions of Anthony Shaffer's Sleuth and the world premiere of Mark St. Germain's Freud's Last Session, as part of the theaterís 15th Anniversary Season.

Emmy Award-winner Charles Shaughnessy (TVís "The Nanny" and Broadway's Urinetown) and Jeremy Bobb (Og in Encores! Finian's Rainbow and BSC's Thief River) will star in Anthony Shaffer's Tony Award-winning thriller Sleuth. Directed by Jesse Berger (NYC's Red Bull Theater, Artistic Director), Sleuth runs July 16 through August 1. The press opening is Sunday, July 19 at 5pm.

Mark H. Dold, returns to BSC (Cyrano de Bergerac, The Importance of Being Earnest, and Private Lives) to star as C.S. Lewis opposite Martin Rayner (Star Trek: Voyager, Broadway's The Invention of Love and Off-Broadwayís Travels With My Aunt) as Sigmund Freud in the world premiere of Freud's Last Session on BSC's Stage 2. Freud will be playwright Mark St. Germain's (Camping With Henry and Tom) third play and world premiere at Barrington Stage Company (Ears On a Beatle and The God Committee). Directed by Tyler Marchant (BSC's A Picasso), Freud's Last Session runs from June 10 - 28, with a press opening on Sunday, June 14 at 7:30pm.

Complete casting for BSCís 15th Anniversary Season, Glen Bergerís Underneath the Lintel and Rob Broadhurst and Brent Blackís new musical Iíll Be Damned in BSCís Musical Theatre Lab, will be announced in the coming weeks.

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