Austin Pendleton to Play Shakespeare in Robert Brustein's The Last Will
The screen and stage star also directs the production in its Abingdon Theatre Company Off-Broadway premiere.
The Last Will focuses on a retired William Shakespeare who is suffering from a fatal illness that causes his incredible mind to deteriorate. As the playwright composes his final testament, Richard Burbage tries to persuade him to return to London and unite again.
Austin Pendleton's long career of acting and directing has included Drama Desk Awards as well as a Tony Award nomination for his direction of The Little Foxes in 1981. His film and television work has included roles in Oz, Finding Nemo, and Christmas with the Kranks.
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