Austin Pendleton to Step in for an Injured Louis Zorich at CSC’s ‘Ivanov’

Austin Pendleton

Austin Pendleton will step into the role of Lebedev beginning today, Friday, October 26, in his production of Anton Chekhov’s Ivanov at Classic Stage Company. He will replace veteran actor Louis Zorich, who was forced to withdraw from the production after a foot injury.  Pendleton performed the role of Lebedev in a 1990 production at Yale Repertory.   […]

Chekhov’s Ivanov, Starring Ethan Hawke, Begins Performances

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Anton Chekhov’s Ivanov begins performances today, October 17, at off-Broadway’s Classic Stage Company. The Classic Stage Company’s new production has already been extended by two weeks to Dec. 9 at CSC’s home on East 13th Street. Ethan Hawke plays the title role, sometimes referred to as “the Russian Hamlet.” Austin Pendleton directs. “What’s the matter […]

Wit on Broadway opens to Glowing Reviews

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Wit, which first premiered off Broadway in 1998, earned Margaret Edson the 1999 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. The play tells the story of a severe, perhaps cold, 47-year-old poetry professor who endures exhaustive treatment for her advanced ovarian cancer. Cynthia Nixon, Tony Award winner for her work in David Lindsay-Abaire’s Rabbit Hole, takes […]