Lileana Blain-Cruz

Watch Now: Director Lileana Blain-Cruz on The Skin of Our Teeth Revival

The Skin of Our Teeth returns to Broadway on April 1, 2022, in a new Lincoln Center Theater production at the Vivian Beaumont Theater under the direction of Lileana Blain-Cruz. The resident director discussed making her Broadway debut with this classic play and her excitement and gratitude for working on a project of this scale.

The Skin of Our Teeth‘s large cast features James Vincent Meredith as Mr. Antrobus, Roslyn Ruff as Mrs. Antrobus, and Paige Gilbert and Julian Robertson as their children Gladys and Henry. Gabby Beans will play their maid, Sabina. Tony Award winner Priscilla Lopez also stars as the Fortune Teller alongside Eunice Bae, Terry Bell, Ritisha Chakraborty, William DeMeritt, Jeremy Gallardo, Avery Glymph, Donnetta Lavinia Grays, Noor Hamdi, Tyrone Mitchell Henderson, Maya Loren Jackson, Anaseini Katoa, Cameron Keitt, Megan Lomax, Kathiamarice Lopez, Lindsay Rico, Julian Rozzell, Jr., Julyana Soelistyo, Phillip Taratula, Beau Thom, Alphonso Walker, Jr., Adrienne Wells, and Sarin Monae West.

Recipient of the 1943 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Thornton Wilder’s visionary masterpiece The Skin of Our Teeth illuminates the endurance of the human spirit as it follows the Antrobus family of Excelsior, New Jersey as they persevere through an Ice Age, a biblical flood, and war. The play will run through May 29, 2022.

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