Tony nominees Laura Linney, Jeremy Pope and Edie Falco perform in the Manhattan Theater Club’s old friends | New works: an advantage for MTC December 3. Simon Stephens, Elizabeth Strout and Jason Michael Webb join the trio.
The free virtual event airs at 7 p.m. ET on MTC’s YouTube channel; donations of any amount are encouraged to benefit the non-profit theater company Off-Broadway.
old friends | New works features stage favorites and MTC alumni performing new material written specifically for the event. The evening will also include an online auction with Fiona Davis, Lisa Towbin and Susan Winter serving as co-chairs. Click here for more information.
Linney earned a 2020 Tony nomination for her performance in Elizabeth Strout’s solo show My name is Lucy Barton, which took place at MTC’s Samuel J. Friedman Theater earlier this year. Pope scored a nod to Tony for his performance in choir boy in 2019, also at the MTC.
The event’s creative team includes video editor David Kane and supervising producer Situation Interactive.