Christopher Lloyd to Star in The Caucasian Chalk Circle


Classic Stage Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Brian Kulick and Executive Director Greg Reiner, have announced that acclaimed film and television actor Christopher Lloyd, will star as Azdak in the company’s upcoming spring production of Bertolt Brecht’s The Caucasian Chalk Circle, to be directed by Brian Kulick, and featuring new music by Tony […]

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

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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


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 […]

Venus in Fur Re-Opens on Broadway Tonight

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It back! The acclaimed show, Venus and Fur, directed by Tony Award winner Walter Bobbie and featuring Tony Award nominee Nina Arianda and Emmy Award nominee Hugh Dancy, begins performances tonight, February 7. This time around you can catch the production at the Lyceum Theatre. Venus in Fur, written by David Ives, opened […]

David Ives’ Venus in Fur Opens on Broadway to Rave Reviews

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Last winter David Ives’ Venus in Fur premiered at Classic Stage Company where Nina Arianda (Born Yesterday) gave the  breakout performance of the year under the direction of Walter Bobbie.  Arianda reprises her role as the sexy dominatrix Vanda opposite Hugh Dancy (Black Hawk Down, King Arthur) in this Manhattan Theatre Club production […]