EVERY ACT OF LIFE
Sunday, June 24 | 1:30pm
Tivoli Cinemas in Westport
The groundbreaking life and work of Tony-winning playwright Terrence McNally - a personal journey through 5-decades of the American theatre, the struggle for LGBT rights, triumph over addiction, finding true love, and the need (now more than ever) for writers and artists to shape society's values.
EVERY ACT OF LIFE is the first cinematic portrait of one of the world's most honored and risk-taking playwrights. The film weaves together immersive storytelling, rare footage and photos, new performances, film of classic plays, and intimate access to Terrence’s personal life. Featuring Angela Lansbury, F. Murray Abraham, Larry Kramer, Nathan Lane, Audra McDonald, Stanley Tucci, plus the voices of Dan Bucatinsky, Bryan Cranston, & Meryl Streep.
With interviews from Lynn Ahrens, Jon Robin Baitz, Christine Baranski, Matthew Broderick, Zoe Caldwell, Brent Carver, Dominic Cuskern, Tyne Daly, Jason Danieley, Edie Falco, Stephen Flaherty, Malcolm Gets, John Glover, Anthony Heald, John Benjamin Hickey, Sheryl Kaller, John Kander, Roberta Kaplan, Tom Kirdahy, Justin Kirk, Larry Kramer, Paul Libin, Joe Mantello, Marin Mazzie, Lynne Meadow, Rita Moreno, Jack O’Brien, Billy Porter, Chita Rivera, Doris Roberts, Don Roos, John Slattery, Micah Stock, Stanley Tucci, Richard Thomas, John Tillinger, Darko Tresnjak, Frederick Weller, and Patrick Wilson, and Edie Windsor.