Katie Holmes, 45, will return to Broadway for first time in 12 YEARS to star with Jim Parsons and Zoey Deutch in a revival of Our Town

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Published: 11:45 EDT, 3 April 2024 | Updated: 11:55 EDT, 3 April 2024

Katie Holmes will beryllium returning to Broadway to look successful a star-studded revival of Thornton Wilder's play Our Town. 

The 45-year-old character has been formed as Mrs. Myrtle Webb successful nan upcoming accumulation of nan show, which will characteristic 28 performers, according to People.

The movie and TV prima - who was precocious attended a star-studded theatre gala - will besides beryllium joined by Jim Parsons and Zoey Deutch, nan second of whom will beryllium making her Broadway debut.

Big Bang Theory vet Parsons is group to look arsenic nan Stage Manager, while nan 29-year-old Zoey will portray Emily Gibbs.

Other performers progressive pinch nan task see Tony winner Julie Halston and Tony nominees Ephraim Sykes and Michelle Wilson.

Katie Holmes will beryllium returning to Broadway to look successful a star-studded revival of Thornton Wilder's play Our Town; seen successful February

Our Town is group successful nan early 1900s and is centered connected nan lives of respective families successful Grover's Corner, New Hampshire.

The play initially premiered successful 1938, and it was first produced connected Broadway that aforesaid year, aft which it won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.

Our Town has been revived connected and disconnected Broadway respective times, and performers specified arsenic Henry Fonda, Penelope Ann Miller and Montgomery Clift person been progressive pinch various productions.

A movie based connected nan play was released successful 1940 and starred William Holden and Martha Scott. 

The astir caller Broadway revival of nan play took spot successful 2002 pinch a formed led by Paul Newman.

The upcoming revival of Our Town will beryllium directed by Kenny Leon, who won nan Tony Award for Best Direction of a Play successful 2014 for his activity connected a revival of A Raisin successful nan Sun.

Previews for nan upcoming show are presently scheduled to statesman connected September 17, and nan production's premiere is group to return spot connected October 10 astatine nan Barrymore Theatre.

The caller accumulation of Our Town will people nan first clip that Holmes has returned to Broadway successful complete a decade.

The performer - who was precocious attended a star-studded theatre gala - will besides beryllium joined by Jim Parsons and Zoey Deutch; Parsons is seen successful March. Deutch will beryllium making her Broadway debut pinch nan revival of nan show; seen successful March

The caller accumulation of Our Town will people nan first clip that Holmes has returned to Broadway successful complete a decade; seen successful February

The Dawson's Creek character made her debut successful a 2008 accumulation of Arthur Miller's All My Sons, and she was besides featured successful Dead Accounts, which premiered successful 2012; seen successful 2012

The Dawson's Creek character made her debut successful a 2008 accumulation of Arthur Miller's All My Sons, and she was besides featured in Dead Accounts, which premiered successful 2012.

The performer's astir caller quality successful a play was successful an off-Broadway accumulation of The Wanderers, which debuted successful February of past year.

Holmes said to Variety nan pursuing period and opened up astir what she felt was nan main quality betwixt moving connected films and plays.

'When you're connected set, it's you and nan different actors and nan director. There's ever a sense, for me, you want to please nan director,' she said.

'The assemblage is different. You're not trying to please them. We're sharing nan aforesaid experience,' nan ex-wife of Tom Cruise added.

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