A dramatization of one of the greatest baseball stories of all time. A poignant, touching, and often comic tale of a baseball team’s friendship and loyalty to a dying teammate. Adapted by Eric Simonson from the novel by Mark Harris.
An L.A. Theatre Works full cast performance featuring:
Ed Begley Jr. as Bruce Pearson
John Freeland Jr. as Jonah Brooks/Dr. Thorsen
Henry Harris as ‘Horse’ Byrd
Brent Hinkley as ‘Goose’ Williams/Dr. Rosenthal/Lester Moors, Jr.
Bruce Nelson as Perry Simpson
Joshua Rifkind as Sid Goldman
David Robbins as Piney Woods
Marcia Rodd as Patricia Moors/Mrs. Pearson
Elizabeth Ruscio as Holly Wiggen/Katie
Enrique Sandino as Roberto
David Schwimmer as Ugly Jones
Harry Shearer as ‘Dutch’ Schnell
Jonathan Silverman as Henry ‘Arthur’ Wiggen
Directed by Eric Simonson. Recorded before a live audience at the DoubleTree Suites, Santa Monica in October of 1992.