Kevin Kline to Star in King Lear at Public Theater; Walken, Noseworthy, Lewis, Pendleton, Weller, et al. Will Join Meryl Streep in Mother Courage and Her Children
In other Public Theater news, Christopher Walken, Jack Noseworthy, Jenifer Lewis, Austin Pendleton, and Frederick Weller will join Meryl Streep in Bertolt Brecht's Mother Courage and Her Children, which will be performed August 8-September 3 at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park. The play, to be presented in a new adaptation by Tony Kushner, will be directed by George C. Wolfe and will feature an original score by Jeanine Tesori. It will officially open on August 21.