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THE ARCHITECT, starring Anthony Lapaglia in the title role along with Isabella Rossellini and Viola Davis, is a harrowing and ultimately human story of two very different families. Leo Waters (Lapaglia) is an idealistic architect and patriarch of an affluent, suburban Chicago family. Tonya Neeley (Davis) is a pragmatic activist who is trying to keep her family together while living in one of the city’s most drug and crime-infested public housing projects. As part of her ongoing campaign to have the projects torn down and decent housing built in its place, Tonya decides that the one signature she needs more than any other on her petition is that of the projects’ original architect, Leo Waters.

Based on David Greig’s stage play of the same title, THE ARCHITECT is written and directed by Matt Tauber

PRODUCTION TEAM

CAST

Leo…ANTHONY LAPAGLIA
Tonya…VIOLA DAVIS
Julia…ISABELLA ROSSELLINI
Christina…HAYDEN PANETTIERE
Martin…SEBASTIAN STAN
Shawn…PAUL JAMES
Cammie…SERENA REEDER
Big Tim…MALCOLM GOODWI
Missy…MARSHA STEPHANIE BLAKE
Joe…WALTON GOGGINS Josh…DUANE MCLAUGHLIN
Michelle…CONSTANCE WU
Jill…LAUREN HODGES
Kiff…DAVID CALL
Kenny…JAMES O’TOOLE
Bernice…TIJUANA RICKS
Linda…EISA DAVIS
Arthur…JULIUS TENNON
Geraldine…LILIAS WHITE

 

“A riveting urban drama,” – Aaron Hillis, Premiere Magazine

“AN EXPERIENCE TO SAVOR. Anthony LaPaglia is excellent and Viola Davis is a joy to behold.” – Ella Taylor, Village Voice

"The Architect is a powerful, deeply moving and affecting drama. LaPaglia gives another superb performance in this beautifully realized gem." - Paul Fischer DARK HORIZONS

“A riveting urban drama.” – Aaron Hillis, Premiere

“Viola Davis is outstanding.” – Jack Mathews, New York Daily News












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