Thursday, January 03, 2013

Charles Busch to star in a reading of THE SILVER CORD for Peccadillo Theater

Charles Busch is set to star in The Peccadillo Theater Company’s upcoming staged reading of Sidney Howard’s 1926 play THE SILVER CORD Monday, January 14 at 7 PM at Theatre at St. Clement’s, 423 West 46 Street (between Ninth & Tenth Ave.) under the direction of OBIE Award winner Dan Wackerman.

THE SILVER CORD, one of the most successful plays of the 1926-27 Broadway season, centers on a domineering matriarch, Mrs. Phelps, (Charles Busch) who is pathologically close to her sons. Originally starring Laura Hope Crews, THE SILVER CORD opened December 26, 1926 at the Golden Theatre, running for 112 performances. Miss Crews subsequently starred in the 1933 RKO film version with Irene Dunne, Joel McCrea and Frances Dee.

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