Here We Are
PRODUCED BY TOM KIRDAHY, SUE WAGNER, JOHN JOHNSON, AND THE STEPHEN SONDHEIM TRUST
CO-PRESENTED BY THE SHED
About this program
Directed by two-time Tony Award winner Joe Mantello, Here We Are will feature Francois Battiste, Tracie Bennett, Bobby Cannavale, Micaela Diamond, Amber Gray, Jin Ha, Rachel Bay Jones, Denis O’Hare, Steven Pasquale, David Hyde Pierce, and Jeremy Shamos.
The understudies for Here We Are are Bradley Dean, Adam Harrington, Bligh Voth, Adante Carter, Mehry Eslaminia, and Lindsay Nicole Chambers.
The musical features a book by Tony Award nominee David Ives, music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, and is inspired by two films, The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie and The Exterminating Angel, by Luis Buñuel.
Here We Are will include choreography by Sam Pinkleton, set design and costume design by David Zinn, lighting design by Natasha Katz, sound design by Tom Gibbons, orchestrations by Jonathan Tunick, music supervision and additional arrangements by Alexander Gemignani, hair design by Robert Pickens & Katie Gell, and casting by The Telsey Office.
Oscar Arce serves as associate producer.
- Running time: 2 hours and 20 minutes, including one intermission
- There is no late seating and re-entry is only permitted during intermission.
- This production uses simulated gunshots, herbal cigarettes, haze, and fire effects.
Location and dates
Previews begin Thursday, September 28, with an opening night on Sunday, October 22. Here We Are runs through January 21, 2024.
In-Person Box Office Hours
Tuesday 6 – 9:30 pm
Wednesday – Friday 12 – 9:30 pm
Saturday 11 am – 9:30 pm
Sunday 11 am – 6 pm
Will call will be available 1 hour before curtain.
The Shed’s Griffin Theater is located at 545 West 30th Street, between 10th and 11th Avenues. View The Shed on a map.
For information about accessibility and arriving at The Shed, visit our Accessibility page.
The Shed’s Griffin Theater has accessible seating. Please let our ushers know if you are staying in a wheelchair for a performance or using a theater seat.
The performance on January 3 at 7 pm will feature American Sign Language interpretation by Hands On. To reserve tickets, please visit the Hands On website. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (646) 455-3494 for more information.
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Thank you to our partners
The creation of new work at The Shed is generously supported by the Lizzie and Jonathan Tisch Commissioning Fund and the Shed Commissioners.
Major support for live productions at The Shed is provided by the Charina Endowment Fund, with additional support from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.
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