About The Show

Written by: David Mamet

Directed by: Joe Mantello

Location: Ethel Barrymore Theatre

First Preview: December 21, 2008
Opening Night: January 17, 2008


Cast & Creative Team

Nathan Lane (Charles Smith)

Laurie Metcalf (Claris Bernstein)

Dylan Baker (Archer Brown)

Michael Nichols (Dwight Grackle)


David Mamet (Playwright)

Joe Mantello (Director)

Scott Pask (Set Design)

Laura Bauer (Costume Design)

Paul Gallo (Lighting Design)

        Set just days before a major presidential election, November involves civil marriages, gambling casinos, lesbians, American Indians, presidential libraries, questionable pardons and campaign contributions. Nathan Lane stars as beleaguered commander-in-chief ...