Olympia Dukakis, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Kevin Kline, Tony Kushner, Mandy Patinkin, Tom Stoppard, et al. Set for January 17 Being Harold Pinter Benefit Performance
The event will also include readings of letters from Belarus prisoners. Participants will include Olympia Dukakis, Josh Hamilton, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Kevin Kline, Mandy Patinkin, Lily Rabe, and Stephen Spinella.
Being Harold Pinter juxtaposes transcripts from Belarusian political prisoners with excerpts from Harold Pinter's plays, including The Homecoming, Ashes to Ashes, and Old Times, as well as his other writing, such as his Nobel Prize speech.
In related news, benefit readings of Being Harold Pinter will be offered in Washington, DC at Theater J on January 17 and in Dallas, Texas on January 21 at the ICT Rudy Seppy Rehearsal Studio.