The August 3, 2017 performance of the Off-Broadway production The Crusade of Connor Stephens will be live-streamed, allowing theater-lovers to experience the critically-acclaimed production from anywhere in the world.
The live stream, which begins at 8pm, can be accessed by visiting www.Crusade2017.com/livestream. Advance registration is on sale for $1.99 through August 2nd, and then $3.99 for day-of admission and subsequent viewings. Purchase once, view the recording multiple times.
The cast features James Kiberd (All My Children, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?), Ben Curtis (Take Me Out, Buried Child), Julie Campbell (Beautiful Thing, King Lear), Kathleen Huber (An Ideal Husband), Kathryn Leask (The Exonerated), Jacques Mitchell (Cat On A Hot Tin Roof), Clifton Samuels (Follies), and Alec Shaw (How to Transcend a Happy Marriage).
Directed by author Moss, the production features scenic design by James Noone, costume design by Teresa Snider-Stein, lighting design by Zach Blane, and sound design by David Lawson.
“We are so thrilled to utilize this new technology to allow people from across the globe to experience The Crusade of Connor Stephens in a groundbreaking way,” said Dewey Moss, author and director. “The live-streaming of a new Off-Broadway play is a rare occurrence and we are excited to share the play with the world.”
How do families with differing viewpoints survive in Trump’s America? In The Crusade of Connor Stephens, extreme loss shakes a Texas family following a tragic school shooting. In the midst of widespread media attention, their story becomes an allegory for the national debate over religion, tolerance, LGBT issues, and the seedlings of hate. With humor and resilience, they will discover the brutal universal truths that define the American family in the 21st century.