- Rehearsal: March 20, 2012
- Preview: April 5, 2012
- Open: April 23, 2012
- Close: July 1, 2012
"The Lyons" is about a family grappling with the impending death of its patriarch. When Ben Lyons’ wife, Rita, and their grown children gather to say goodbye, they learn that despite being a family, each of them is utterly isolated. Afraid of closeness and afraid of solitude, they are propelled into foreign territory -- human connection.
"The Lyons" had its World Premiere at the Vineyard on October 11, 2011. Mark Brokaw directed a cast which included. Linda Lavin, Dick Latessa, Michael Esper, Kate Jennings Grant, Brenda Pressley and Gregory Wooddell.