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John Lithgow: Stories By Heart

—Jesse Green, The New York Times

“Rarely have I spent so entertaining and touching a night at the theater. The predominant sentiment in Stories by Heart is love.” —Terry Teachout, The Wall Street Journal

“John Lithgow deserves landmark cultural status.” —Jeremy Gerard, Deadline

In this triumphant return to Broadway, Tony and Emmy Award winner John Lithgow dazzlingly conjures an entire cast of indelible characters—and The New York Times says the result is “superb, illuminating and uplifting.” With honesty, humor and heart, he combines family memories and timeless tales into a one-of-a-kind event that New York magazine calls “pure entertainment.” Don’t miss John Lithgow as he elevates the magic of storytelling to masterful new heights. “Rarely have I spent so entertaining and touching a night at the theater.” (The Wall Street Journal).

First preview: December 21, 2017
Opening Night: January 11, 2018

Produced in association with Staci Levine.

—Jesse Green, The New York Times

“Rarely have I spent so entertaining and touching a night at the theater. The predominant sentiment in Stories by Heart is love.” —Terry Teachout, The Wall Street Journal

“John Lithgow deserves landmark cultural status.” —Jeremy Gerard, Deadline

In this triumphant return to Broadway, Tony and Emmy Award winner John Lithgow dazzlingly conjures an entire cast of indelible characters—and The New York Times says the result is “superb, illuminating and uplifting.” With honesty, humor and heart, he combines family memories and timeless tales into a one-of-a-kind event that New York magazine calls “pure entertainment.” Don’t miss John Lithgow as he elevates the magic of storytelling to masterful new heights. “Rarely have I spent so entertaining and touching a night at the theater.” (The Wall Street Journal).

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Stories by heart CAST

John Lithgow

 

stories by heart CREATIVE

Daniel Sullivan
Director
John Lee Beatty
Set Designer
Jess Goldstein
Costume Designer
Kenneth Posner
Lighting Designer
Peter Fitzgerald
Sound Designer
Roy Harris
Production Stage Manager
Denise Yaney
Assistant Stage Manager