Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at Nora’s Playhouse!

We have a lot to be thankful for this year – stay tuned to find out about our upcoming events in 2015.

Thank you to all who attended our ROSE reading!

For those of you who missed the reading, check out a recap in Women Around Town by our friend and Nora’s Playhouse supporter, Merry Sheils: Rose – Kathleen Chalfant as the Kennedy Matriarch

The Nora’s Team is busy planning next steps for this brilliant play – stay tuned for updates; hopefully, we’ll be able to announce a production or partnership soon!

Join Us on May 19, 2014!

Nora’s Playhouse presents a stage reading of…

A new play by Laurence Leamer

Starring Kathleen Chalfant

Directed by Caroline Reddick Lawson

Renowned actress Kathleen Chalfant (Wit, Angels in America, House of Cards) and acclaimed non-fiction author Laurence Leamer (The Kennedy Women, The Kennedy Men, Sons of Camelot) bring to the stage the story of the Kennedy family as seen through the eyes of its matriarch, Rose.


Monday May 19, 2014


Hosted by New York Theatre Workshop
79 East 4th Street
New York, NY 10003


Admission if FREE, but seating is limited and tickets are required.

Click HERE to RSVP

Praise for Laurence Leamer’s The Kennedy Women:

“A fresh and unvarnished portrait of a fascinating, talented, and deeply flawed family.” – Boston Herald

“Leamer beams new light into the family dynamics of a political dynasty.” – New York Newsday

“The story of the Kennedy family is a never-ending, real-life soap opera.” – The Christian Science Monitor

Copyrighted photos courtesy of the Kennedy Library Foundation