Go Inside the Opening Night of Merry Me at New York Theatre Workshop | Playbill

Opening Night Go Inside the Opening Night of Merry Me at New York Theatre Workshop

Leigh Silverman directs the Off-Broadway production of Hansol Jung's queer restoration comedy.

Hansol Jung, Esco Jouléy, Ryan Spahn, Nicole Villamil, Cindy Cheung, Marinda Anderson, Shaunette Reneé Wilson, David Ryan Smith, and Leigh Silverman Marcus Middleton

Get an inside glimpse at the star-studded opening night of Hansol Jung's queer restoration comedy Merry Mewhich officially opened at New York Theatre Workshop October 31. The work began previews October 11 and will play the Off-Broadway venue through November 19. Leigh Silverman is at the helm.

The opening night was attended by a number of theatre favorites, including Zachary Quinto, Jenn Colella, Shaina Taub, and many more. See photos from the red carpet in the gallery below.

Photos: Zachary Quinto, Jenn Colella, More Attend Merry Me Opening Night At New York Theatre Workshop

Merry Me centers on a restless Navy during a mysterious blackout. Lieutenant Shane Horne has occupied her time satisfying the needs of all the women on the base—including the jealous general’s wife. Meanwhile, the Navy's psychiatrist embarks on an epic quest to save humanity.

The cast includes Marinda Anderson (You Will Get Sick), Cindy Cheung, Esco Jouléy (Wolf Play), David Ryan Smith (Candida), Ryan Spahn (Good Enemy), Nicole Villamil (Wolf Play) and Shaunette Renée Wilson.

Merry Me features scenic design by Rachel Hauck (What the Constitution Means to Me), costume design by Alejo Vietti, lighting design by Barbara Samuels (Wolf Play) and sound design by Caroline Eng (Belfast Girls) and Kate Marvin (Wolf Play). Claire Yenson serves as casting director, and Shelley Miles serves as stage manager.

For tickets and more information, visit NYTW.org.

Today’s Most Popular News:

Blocking belongs
on the stage,
not on websites.

Our website is made possible by
displaying online advertisements to our visitors.

Please consider supporting us by
whitelisting playbill.com with your ad blocker.
Thank you!