Classic Stage Company has announced that its upcoming production of Anton Chekhov's Ivanov, starring Ethan Hawke, which was originally slated to close on November 25, will extend through December 9. The show will begin previews on October 17. Austin Pendleton will direct.
This production of Ivanov will continue CSC's Chekhov Cycle with the tale of Chekhov's first great dramatic anti-hero.
As previously announced, in addition to Hawke, the cast will feature Joely Richardson (Anna), Juliet Rylance (Sasha), Glenn Fitzgerald (Borkin), Annette Hunt (Avdotya Nazarovna), Stephanie Janssen (Babakina), Roberta Maxwell (Zinaida), George Morfogen (Shabelsky), James Patrick Nelson (Kosykh), Anthony Newfield (Guest), Jonathan Marc Sherman (Lvov), Anne Troupe (Gavrila), and Louis Zorich (Lebedev).