Tony nominee Kathryn Erbe is caught in a love triangle in the world premiere of Ode to Joy, which begins performances off-Broadway February 12. A production of Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre, the play is scheduled for a limited run through March 30.
Written and directed by Craig Lucas, Ode to Joy is a story of love, heartbreak, addiction and illness. Erbe stars as an artist named Adele, an audacious painter who tells the story of her destructive relationships with her two lovers, Mala (Roxanna Hope) and Bill (Arliss Howard).
Opening night is set for February 27 at the Cherry Lane Theatre.