Streeps set for ‘Good Smoke’

Public Theater hosts reading of Cummings play

Meryl Streep, Debra Monk and two of Streep’s children, Henry Wolfe Gummer and Grace Gummer, will star in a Gotham reading of “A Good Smoke.”

Play by Don Cummings centers on an attention-craving mom who quits taking her meds the same day her daughter gives birth. Joe Paulik and John Rothman also appear in the reading, helmed by Pam MacKinnon (“Peter and Jerry”).

Hare/Deux Prods. presents the reading, set for Off Broadway’s Public Theater June 14.

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