The humdrum life of astronomy lecturer Mark Williams takes an unexpected turn following a chance encounter in his weekly class at the planetarium. In The Starry Messenger , Kenneth Lonergan asks questions about life and death, friendship and marriage, and the Solar System in this funny and moving play. It was first performed in 2009 in New York starring Matthew Broderick.Performers Matthew Broderick, Elizabeth McGovern, Jim Norton, Rosalind Eleazar, Jenny Galloway, Sinead Matthews, Joplin Sibtain, Sid Sagar.
Author Kenneth Lonergan. Producer Simon Friend. Producer Act Productions. Producer Gavin Kalin. Producer Howard Panter. Director Sam Yates. Design Chiara Stephenson. Costume Chiara Stephenson. Sound Alex Baranowski. Music Alex Baranowski.