Watch the Crew of Broadway's I Need That Clean Up a Cluttered Set in Under 90 Seconds | Playbill

Broadway News Watch the Crew of Broadway's I Need That Clean Up a Cluttered Set in Under 90 Seconds

Danny DeVito stars in the Roundabout Theatre Company production.

Ray Anthony Thomas and Danny DeVito Joan Marcus

Roundabout Theatre Company's production of Theresa Rebeck's I Need That officially opened at Broadway's American Airlines Theatre November 2, after beginning previews October 13. The world premiere will continue through December 30; read the reviews here

Danny DeVito stars as Sam, a hoarder who struggles with agoraphobia. As he faces eviction, his daughter Amelia tries to rescue him from his piles and piles of possessions, which are full of reminders of his past. Check out the video below for a behind-the-scenes look at how the I Need That crew cleans up Sam's house in real time. 

Joining DeVito in the cast are his daughter Lucy DeVito as Amelia and Ray Anthony Thomas as Foster. Understudies Suzy Jane Hunt, Lance Roberts, and Danny Rutigliano round out the company. Moritz von Stuelpnagel directs.

READ: For Danny DeVito and Lucy DeVito, Theatre Is a Family Business

The limited engagement marks Danny DeVito's first return to Broadway since his Tony-nominated performance in Roundabout's The Price.

I Need That features scenic design by Alexander Dodge, costumes by Tilly Grimes, lighting design by Yi Zhao, sound design by Fitz Patton and Bradlee Ward, and original music by Patton.


Take a Look at Production Photos from I Need That on Broadway

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