Sissy talks to Austin Pendleton and Jen Danby about The Seagull LIVE this Friday night!
Actor/Director Austin Pendleton returns to the show to talk about his upcoming new project of mounting Chekhov's The Seagull along with actress Jen Danby this Friday night LIVE on The Sissy Gamache Show 7:30pm EST on MNN Channel 56 Time Warner Cable Manhattan and on our website www.thesissygamacheshow.com
Austin Pendleton: Mr Pendleton has just directed Seagull69 an Adaptation of Chekhov's Seagull by the Mississippi Mud Acting Company and played Dorn in the production and will now be making a return engagement. Directing credits: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof with MUD (AEA showcase), and Vieux CarrÉ and A Streetcar Named Desire for the MUD actors lab. This past June he directed The Blonde Bombshell Project, a solo project with actress Jen Danby as Marilyn Monroe, with Mississippi Mud Productions. He recently directed Tribes at Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre, where he has acted and directed, as a member of the ensemble, for many years. In New York, he has directed several Mississippi Mud productions, including Suddenly Last Summer (in which he also appeared). He was most recently seen as Nightingale in Vieux CarrÉ MUD lab and Choir Boy at the Manhattan Theatre Company.
He has directed three Chekhov productions at Classic Stage Company: Uncle Vanya, Three Sisters (for which he won an Obie), and Ivanov, featuring, between them, such actors as Maggie Gylenhall, Peter Sarsgaard, and Ethan Hawke. He has acted in many movies and in recurring roles on such tv series as Homocide and OZ, as well as on Broadway in, most recently, The Diary of Anne Frank, with Natalie Portman and Linda Lavin. He has written three plays: Orson's Shadow, produced at MUD after its Off-Broadway run which lasted the year of 2005, at the Barrow st. Theatre, directed by David Cromer; Uncle Bob, which has been produced in NY, around the country and internationally;
And now these 2 talents will join forces with sissy to talk about this exciting new production of The Seagull coming back to New York soon LIVE on The Sissy Gamache Show 7:30pm EST on MNN channel 56 Time Warner Cable Manhattan and on our website www.thesissygamacheshow.com
Charles Casano - Associate Producer
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