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& Jessie F. Wolfson

& Dr. Lawrence F. Kron



By Stefano Massini Adapted by Ben Power
March 16th - April 21
Preview performance: Friday, March 15th
Run Time: 3 hours with two 15-minute intermissions. Pre-show talks begin 30 minutes before the performance. There is no curtain speech and the performance will begin promptly at showtime– please arrive on time!
All matinees: 2:00 pm
All evening performances: 7:30 pm

With Leading Support From:

Knight Foundation, Rhoda Levitt, Jeffrey Davis & Michael Miller, Richard & Susan Lampen
With Additional Support by:

Greenberg Traurig, P.A., Howard & Sharon Socol, Clark & Andrea Nobil, Jill & Hal Gaffin, Gene Sulzberger, Susan & Larry Jay, and the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners

A Regional Premiere
An American Epic
Non-profit Production Partner:
Coral Gables Congregational United Church of Christ
Presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals on behalf of Samuel French, Inc.

Beginning in Montgomery,  Alabama in 1844, a Bavarian immigrant dreams of a better life. In 2008, his descendants unleash an unprecedented financial disaster. The spectacular rise and fall of Lehman Brothers is both an intimate family saga and a colossal exposé of unquenchable capitalism.

Mark H. Dold,  Brandon Morris and James Zannelli give triumphant performances. Directed by Bari Newport.


Headshot of Mark H. Dold

Mark H. Dold

mayer lehman

Mark H. Dold (MAYER LEHMAN) is an NYC actor/coach/mentor. He has appeared on and Off Broadway and in regional theaters from coast-to-coast. His most recent Broadway appearance was in the original cast of The Inheritance, which won the 2020 Best Play TONY Award. He has the added distinction of being the nation’s first Actors Equity Association actor to perform for a live audience in the post-pandemic shutdown. He has starred/guest-starred/recurred on network television, pilots, web series, soap operas and in various films. He is the recipient of Berkshire Theatre Critics, Connecticut Critics Circle, Elliot Norton (Boston), Off Broadway Alliance and San Diego Critics Awards. In 2018, BroadwayWorld-Berkshires named him Best Actor. In 2020, they named him Performer of The Decade. A proud graduate of Boston University College of Fine Arts and The Yale School of Drama, he is an Associate Artist at Barrington Stage Company, a company member of The Actors Center, and a patient-to-patient volunteer at MSKCC.


Photo: David Noles

Brandon Morris

emanuel lehman

Brandon Morris (Emanuel) is thrilled and grateful to; once again, be able to live his dream and act for a living. He’s been doing this for over 20 years on stage and screen. He lives in NYC now but got his start in South Florida. You might have seen him at GableStage years ago under the amazing direction of Joe Adler in This is How it Goes, Fat Pig and Romance. Other regional stage credits include leading roles in Black Sheep, Ward 57, When the Sun Shone Brighter (Florida Stage), Macbeth, A Streetcar Named Desire (Greenbrier Valley Theatre) Frankie and Johnny, Venus in Fur (Kitchen Theatre Co) Almost, Maine (PBD). Screen credits include FBI Most Wanted, The Flight Attendant, Bull, Law and Order:SVU, Burn Notice, For Life and Killing It. Thanks to everyone in the audience for supporting live theater and in turn, supporting me. Much Love.

Photo: Benjamin Spradley
James Zannelli, Lehman Trilogy at GablesStage

James Zannelli

henry lehman

James Zannelli (Henry) is thrilled to be making his GableStage debut as Henry Lehman. Select credits: Ensemble/Bishop of Digne/Thenardier u/s in Les Misérables (25th Anniversary National Tour), Javert in Les Misérables (Phoenix Theatre), Frollo in The Hunchback of Notre Dame (White Plains PAC), Caiaphas in Jesus Christ Superstar (Pittsburgh CLO), Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof at The Olney Theatre Center. James has also worked with NY City Center Encores, Fulton Theatre, Goodspeed Opera House, Ogunquit Playhouse, Arizona Theater Company, Phoenix Theatre, Sacramento Music Circus and Arizona Opera.

Photo: Robert Naols
Bari Newport

Photo: B. Hargrove.


Bari Newport

Bari Newport joined GableStage as producing artistic director in April 2021. She came to Miami from the Penobscot Theatre Company in Bangor, Maine, where she served as artistic director for nine seasons. Previously, she was artistic associate at the Alliance Theatre in Atlanta, artistic associate/literary manager at the Pasadena Playhouse, associate producer at Horizon Theatre and associate director of Florida Repertory Theatre.

As a producer, Newport has been responsible for the creation and stabilization of a wide range of artistic initiatives, including extensive work in new play development, education and community engagement.

Her work as a director and actor has been seen at Horizon Theatre Company, Greenbrier Valley Theatre, American Stage, Cumberland County Playhouse, Florida Repertory Theatre, Sacramento Theatre Company, Westport County Playhouse and the Williamstown Theatre Festival.

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