SynopsisIt is 1960 and renowned theater critic Kenneth Tynan has a brilliant idea. After tracking down the reclusive Orson Wells in London, Tynan convinces him to direct Laurence Olivier and Olivier's new love Joan Plowright in a revival of Ionesco's play Rhinoceros. This production and its now-legendary rehearsal process is brought to splendidly impossible life in Orson's Shadow, the new play by ensemble member Austin Pendleton. Come join Orson, Larry, Joan and Ken as they wrestle the muse, each other and Vivian Leigh in this delightful study of the drama of ego and the art of personality.
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