June 19-July 7 | The Topfer at ZACH Theatre

ZACH Theatre announces the cast and creatives for the regional premiere of the acclaimed award-winning play The Lehman Trilogy, running June 19–July 7, 2024 at The Topfer at ZACH. Directed by ZACH Producing Artistic Director Dave Steakley, The Lehman Trilogy will feature music by Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour trio.

Winner of five Tony Awards® and with Oliver Award nominations in London, ZACH will be one of the first regional theatres to produce Broadway’s powerful and award-winning play. The Lehman Trilogy portrays the captivating saga of a family and company that shaped the world, featuring three actors who portray multiple generations of the Lehman brothers. From their hopeful arrival in New York in 1844 to the dramatic collapse of Lehman Brothers 163 years later, this epic tale explores the rise and fall of the iconic firm intertwining personal dreams with a global financial crisis.

The cast includes Peter Frechette (The Inheritance at ZACH) as Henry Lehman, Susan Lynskey as Mayer Lehman, Nick Lawson as Emanuel Lehman, Chandler Krison as u/s Henry/Emanuel, and Miranda Marquez as u/s Mayer.

Musicians on stage for The Lehman Trilogy along with pre-show in the lobby will be Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour. Scaling down to a trio Mazel Tov Kocktail Hour band members will consist of Samantha Goldberg on flute, Dylan M. Blackthorn on accordion, and David Ansel on cimbalom.

The Lehman Trilogy is directed by Dave Steakley. Additional production team includes Sotirios Livaditis as scenic and properties designer, Susan Branch Towne as costume designer, Benjamin Gantose as lighting designer, Michael Kiley as sound designer, Amanda Cooley Davis as dialect coach, Devon Muko as stage manager, and Gloria Labatut Davies and Ezra Rose as assistant stage managers.

Special Events in celebration of The Lehman Trilogy:

  • Pay What You Will Week – Wednesday, June 19 – Sunday, June 23, 2024
  • Pride Night – Thursday, June 20 at 7:30pm
  • Champagne Opening Night – Thursday, June 27 at 7:30pm
  • ASL Performance – Saturday, July 6 at 2:30pm

Performances run Wednesday-Saturday at 7:30 p.m. with matinees available on Saturday & Sunday at 2:30 p.m. 


Event Details

Ticket Information

  • Cost: $25.00 and up

Presenter Details

  • Name: ZACH Theatre
  • A non-profit organization, ZACH creates intimate theatre experiences that ignite the imagination, inspire the spirit, and engage the community. As Austin’s leading professional producing theatre, ZACH employs more than 300 actors, musicians, and designers annually to create its own diverse array of nationally recognized plays and musicals under the leadership of Producing Artistic Director Dave Steakley and Managing Director Jamie Herlich. Each year, ZACH serves nearly 140,000 Central Texans – 35,000 of which are children and youth who participate in our education and outreach programs, as well as inspiring camps and classes. Founded in 1932, ZACH is the longest continuously running theatre company in the state of Texas, and one of the ten oldest in the country. Visit zactheatre.org for more information.

    ZACH Theatres 2023-2024 Season is sponsored in part by Holiday Inn-Town Lake, Betty Nowlin, and Carolyn and Marc Seriff; and grants from The Shubert Foundation, Junior League of Austin, The Moody Foundation, Texas Commission on the Arts, and the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.

Venue Details

  • Address: 202 South Lamar Boulevard
  • City: Austin
  • State: TX
  • Zip: 78704