San Jose Rep has released a video interview of Mad Men star and stage veteran Vincent Kartheiser talking about his upcoming role in Jonathan Marc Feldman's new play The Death of the Novel, which will run August 30-September 23. Rick Lombardo will direct the production.

In The Death of the Novel, Kartheiser plays a brilliant young novelist who is living in seclusion in his Manhattan apartment as he deals with great personal loss in the aftermath of September 11, 2001.

Kartheiser is best known for his role as Peter Campbell on AMC's Emmy Award-winning series. His stage credits include Slag Heap, as well as numerous productions with Minneapolis' Children's Theatre Company.

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