of Los Angeles and
The Broad Stage present
My Moby Dick
Directed by David Schweizer
What ever happened to Moby Dick? He’s beached in Santa Monica at The
Broad Stage for a multimedia voyage into the contemporary truth of
Herman Melville’s epic tale. Steered by award-winning director David
Schweizer, this one-time-only event takes a uniquely Southern California
look at the literary masterpiece, featuring an unpredictable variety
show of theatrical performance, quotes, misquotes, and cutting-edge
science. The evening culminates a month-long citywide initiative of the
Los Angeles Public Library to pursue the great white whale.
Along for the ride
will be: the great stage and film actor Stacy Keach (Nebraska, Sin City: A Dame to Kill For) as Captain Ahab; actor and
preeminent Samuel Beckett interpreter Alan Mandell; Academy Award-nominated
actress Shohreh Aghdashloo (House of Sand
and Fog, John Stewart’s forthcoming Rosewater), and many more!
Watch musician and Melville descendant Moby discuss his familial connection to the great white whale here.
Call 310.434.3200 to reserve your seats today!