Cast includes Keira Knightley, Elizabeth Moss
London– Ellen Burstyn and Carol Kane will join Keira Knightley and Elisabeth Moss in the West End production of “The Children’s Hour.”
Making her London stage debut, Burstyn will play grandmother to Bryony Hannah as Mary, who accuses Knightley and Moss’ characters of a lesbian affair. The cast, helmed by Ian Rickson (“The Seagull,” “Jerusalem”), also includes Nancy Crane, Amy Dawson, Isabel Ellison and Tobias Menzies.
“The Children’s Hour,” produced by Sonia Friedman Productions and Scott Landis, previews at the Comedy Theater from Jan. 22 ahead of a Feb. 9 opening.