Moreno to join Broderick on stage

'Maria' actress to co-star in Lonergan's 'Starry'

Catalina Sandino Moreno, nommed for a 2005 Oscar for her role in “Maria Full of Grace,” will co-star with Matthew Broderick in the New Group’s Off Broadway production of Kenneth Lonergan’s new play “The Starry Messenger.”

Broderick, who starred in Lonergan’s pic “You Can Count on Me,” has long been attached to the project, about an astronomy teacher who meets a young mother. “Messenger” is skedded to bow in October.

Also on the New Group slate are a January production of Sam Shepard’s “A Lie of the Mind,” helmed by Ethan Hawke, and new tuner “The Kid,” based on the book by Dan Savage.

More Legit

  • Downtown Race Riot review

    Off Broadway Review: Chloe Sevigny in 'Downtown Race Riot'

    Catalina Sandino Moreno, nommed for a 2005 Oscar for her role in “Maria Full of Grace,” will co-star with Matthew Broderick in the New Group’s Off Broadway production of Kenneth Lonergan’s new play “The Starry Messenger.” Broderick, who starred in Lonergan’s pic “You Can Count on Me,” has long been attached to the project, about […]

  • Goats review

    London Theater Review: 'Goats'

    Catalina Sandino Moreno, nommed for a 2005 Oscar for her role in “Maria Full of Grace,” will co-star with Matthew Broderick in the New Group’s Off Broadway production of Kenneth Lonergan’s new play “The Starry Messenger.” Broderick, who starred in Lonergan’s pic “You Can Count on Me,” has long been attached to the project, about […]

  • Describe the Night review

    Off Broadway Review: Rajiv Joseph's 'Describe the Night'

    Catalina Sandino Moreno, nommed for a 2005 Oscar for her role in “Maria Full of Grace,” will co-star with Matthew Broderick in the New Group’s Off Broadway production of Kenneth Lonergan’s new play “The Starry Messenger.” Broderick, who starred in Lonergan’s pic “You Can Count on Me,” has long been attached to the project, about […]

  • Stagecraft podcast Julie Taymor David Henry

    Stagecraft Podcast: Julie Taymor, David Henry Hwang Talk 'M. Butterfly' and Gender in 2017

    Catalina Sandino Moreno, nommed for a 2005 Oscar for her role in “Maria Full of Grace,” will co-star with Matthew Broderick in the New Group’s Off Broadway production of Kenneth Lonergan’s new play “The Starry Messenger.” Broderick, who starred in Lonergan’s pic “You Can Count on Me,” has long been attached to the project, about […]

  • Di Glazer

    ICM Names Di Glazer Co-Head of Theater Department

    Catalina Sandino Moreno, nommed for a 2005 Oscar for her role in “Maria Full of Grace,” will co-star with Matthew Broderick in the New Group’s Off Broadway production of Kenneth Lonergan’s new play “The Starry Messenger.” Broderick, who starred in Lonergan’s pic “You Can Count on Me,” has long been attached to the project, about […]

  • Broadway

    Broadway Producers Accuse Casting Directors of Conspiracy in New Lawsuit

    Catalina Sandino Moreno, nommed for a 2005 Oscar for her role in “Maria Full of Grace,” will co-star with Matthew Broderick in the New Group’s Off Broadway production of Kenneth Lonergan’s new play “The Starry Messenger.” Broderick, who starred in Lonergan’s pic “You Can Count on Me,” has long been attached to the project, about […]

  • Randall Arney Geffen Playhouse

    What No NYC Nonprofit Theater Likes to Talk About

    Catalina Sandino Moreno, nommed for a 2005 Oscar for her role in “Maria Full of Grace,” will co-star with Matthew Broderick in the New Group’s Off Broadway production of Kenneth Lonergan’s new play “The Starry Messenger.” Broderick, who starred in Lonergan’s pic “You Can Count on Me,” has long been attached to the project, about […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content