The POW! Foundation has announced the addition of Academy Award, Tony Award and Golden Globe nominee John C. Reilly to the cast for O Berkley Where Hart Thou?
Reilly is best known for his off beat character work in films like Step Brothers, Walk Hard,Talladega Nights, Magnolia, and Boogie Nights. For his role in the hit movie musical Chicago, Reilly was nominated for both an Academy Award and a Golden Globe. He received a Tony nomination for his work in True West on Broadway with Philip Seymour Hoffman.
Musical performance is nothing new to Reilly. He performed "Mr. Cellophane" on the soundtrack of Chicago, and wrote and performed music for the soundtrack to Walk Hard, for which he received a Grammy nomination. Reilly has recorded with Jack White and, in addition to local hero Tom Brosseau, Reilly has performed with Willie Nelson, Band of Horses and Jamey Johnson.
John C. Reilly is just part of the stunningly talented and successful Southern California songwriting and performing community which will be re-creating the Academy Award-winning soundtrack to O Brother Where Art Thou?
The September 22nd line-up includes: Berkley Hart (Jeff Berkley & Calman Hart) Shawn Rohlf and the 7th Day Buskers (Jef Kmak, Richard "T Bone" Larson), Robin Henkel, Dennis Caplinger, Steve Poltz , Gregory Page, John C. Reilly, Tom Brosseau, Lisa Sanders & Karen "Brown Sugar" Hayes, Jeffrey Joe Morin, Robin Adler, Garbo (Cathryn Beeks, Matt Silvia, Marcia Claire & Jeff Berkley), The Lovebirds (Lindsay White & Veronica May), Dakota Berkley, Miranda Hart, Charlie Hart and the Rancho Bernardo Community Presbyterian Church Children's Choir.
Tickets are $29 ($10 Youth ticket with the purchase of an adult ticket). For more information, visit www.powayarts.org.