"The Nerd" Brings Fun and Laughter to the George Street Playhouse

May 10, 2018

"The Nerd" runs through May 20th at GSP in New Brunswick
Credit George Street Playhouse

The two-act comedy The Nerd, written by American actor and playwright Larry Shue, runs through May 20th at the George Street Playhouse in New Brunswick.

The Nerd was the top grossing American play in London's West End in 1986.

Two of the stars of the show, Jonathan Kite and Kate Reinders, sat down with WBGO News Director Doug Doyle to talk about hilarious play and their respective careers.

Jonathan Kite and Kate Reinders share a laugh with WBGO's Doug Doyle. Kite and Reinders star in The Nerd at GSP through May 20th
Credit Rick Engler for WBGO

Kite, from the long running CBS hit comedy 2 Broke Girls, and Reinders, from Broadway's Wicked, Something Rotten! and Gypsy, are part of an ensemble cast.  Other cast members include Colin Hanlon, Ann Harada, Zach Shaffer, Stephen Wallem and Hayden Bercy.

Directed by Kevin Cahoon, The Nerd is cracking up audiences of all ages.  Cahoon and Reinders are long-time friends. 

Click above to hear the entire interview.