Walsh to star in commercial production
Barbara Walsh will topline a commercial Off Broadway production of new play “Reading Under the Influence: The ‘Real’ Westchester Women’s Book Club,” opening at the DR2 Theater next month.Wendy C. Goldberg, a.d. of the O’Neill Theater Center’s National Playwrights Conference, helms the play by Tony Glazer. Comedy centers on an upstate book club that has been tapped as the subject of a reality TV skein. Walsh (“Company”) toplines a cast that also includes Joanna Bayless, Summer Crockett Moore, Ashley Austin Morris, Maria-Christina Oliveras and Jeremy Webb. Choice Theatricals produces the show, which begins previews April 6 ahead of an April 16 opening.