Meet the dynamic mother-son duo of The Velocity of Autumn!
SUSAN GREENHILL (Alexandra) is very happy to be making her debut at TheatreWorks and to be working with Giovanna Sardelli again. In New York she was in Crimes of the Heart on Broadway, and in new works at Playwrights Horizons, Primary Stages, Actors Studio Theatre, and Urban Stages, among others. Regionally she has appeared at numerous theatres from Long Wharf Theatre to Repertory Theatre of St. Louis in such plays as The Clean House (Acclaim Award), Sideman (Barrymore Award), Noises Off, Private Lives, Becoming Dr. Ruth, Dinner With Friends (SRQ award), and Dead Accounts (directed by Ms. Sardelli). On TV and film, she has been seen on The Good Wife, Law and Order, The Chappelle Show, Clarissa Explains It All, Guiding Light, Italian Movie, Pecker (Jon Waters, director), Bargain by Hail Street, and New World Order (Sundance Festival).
MARK ANDERSON PHILLIPS (Chris) is happy to be back at TheatreWorks, where he was last seen in Fallen Angels. Other TheatreWorks credits include Time Stands Still, The 39 Steps, Opus, Snow Falling on Cedars, Theophilus North, and Proof. Most recently, Mr. Phillips was seen in the off-Broadway production of Ideation at 59e59 Street Theatres, Stage Kiss at SF Playhouse, and As You Like It and The Merry Wives of Windsor with Santa Cruz Shakespeare. Other regional work includes roles with Magic Theatre, Aurora Theatre Company, San Jose Repertory Theatre, A Contemporary Theatre (Seattle), Arizona Theatre Company, Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Marin Theatre Company, Word for Word, and Center REPertory Company. Directing credits include The 39 Steps, Sleuth, and Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike with Center REPertory Company, and Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde with City Lights Theater Company.
The cast recently kicked off rehearsals this week with director Giovanna Sardelli: