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261 West 47th Street, New York, NY 10036
Formerly Biltmore Theatre
Ended 8 Jul 2012 after 3 months
John Lithgow stars in David Auburn's highly charged political drama.
He was beloved, feared and courted in equal measure by the Washington political world. But as the ‘60s approached and American culture entered a time of dizzying change, the intense political drama Joe was embroiled in became deeply personal as well. Tony® and Emmy® Award winner John Lithgow takes on the role of Joseph Alsop in The Columnist.
Joseph Alsop, a real-life, much-feared (and powerful) Washington columnist, becomes embroiled in a highly charged political drama that is also deeply personal.
David Auburn's (Proof) latest drama portrays the dilemma faced by powerful Washington columnist Joseph Alsop, who publicly hosts the Kennedy Camelot circle while keeping hidden deep parts of himself.
Previews from: 4 April 2012
Opening night: 25 April 2012
Closing night: 8 July 2012
Two hours and 15 minutes with one intermission
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