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Padua Playwrights presents the world premiere of “Villon” by Murray Mednick
Inspired by the life of France’s infamous poet/criminal Mais où sont les neiges d’antan? (‘Where are the snows of yesteryear?’) – François Villon, ca 1460, written in a Paris prison
Kevin Weisman (Kives on HBO’s Hello Ladies, Marshall Flinkman on ABC’s Alias) takes on the title role, heading an ensemble that includes Peggy A. Blow (In the Red and Brown Water at the Fountain, Mednick’s The Fool and the Red Queen), Alana Dietze (BOB, God's Ear, Everything Will Be Different for The Echo Theater Co. Lascivious Something for Circle X), Troy Emmet Dunn (Rhinoceros, Agamemnon, Quartet, Trojan Women for City Garage), Geoffrey Dwyer (The Night of the Black Cat at Edgemar, Carnevil at Sacred Fools), Carl J. Johnson (The Laramie Project: Ten Years Later at GLCLA), Gray Palmer (Mednick’s Out of the Blue, DaddyO Dies Well, The Fool and the Red Queen) and Christopher Rivas (Death of A Salesman at South Coast Rep, Helen at Getty Villa).
“Villon was a tremendous contradiction,”
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