The Understudy

by Theresa Rebeck
directed by David Kennedy
December 29, 2010January 30, 2011

Meet the Artists


Brad Coolidge • Jake
Jenn Harris • Roxanne
Cody Nickell • Harry

Production Team

Theresa Rebeck • Playwright
David Kennedy • Director
Andrew Boyce • Set Designer
Maiko Matsushima • Costume Designer
Sarah Sidman • Lighting Designer
Christopher Colucci • Sound Designer
Jaye Allison • Choreographer
Brad Coolidge

Brad Coolidge (Jake) is thrilled to be making his Philly debut at the Wilma.  Off-Broadway: The Last Starfighter (Original Soundtrack), The Shoemaker's Holiday, Awesome 80's Prom.Other NY Theatre: Romeo and Juliet, Picnic, Manhattan Transfer, Much Ado about Nothing, The Tempest. Regional: Jesus Christ Superstar, Godspell, Taming of the Shrew, Twelfth Night. Film: Kisses, Chloe (Hamptons International Film Fest), No Exit (Slamdance Film Fest), Ronnie's Rat (Columbia University Film Fest), Genesis (FOX: On the Lot). He started a film production company, Past Present Productions, with his wife Melissa, and produced their first film Death of a Pop Star (2011). They live in Manhattan with their son Kieran.  Thanks to Laura, Penny, Lenora, and Clay.