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Wallace Shawn, Reading, Part 1, 15 December 1999 – Video
Recorded at the Lensic Theater in Santa Fe, New Mexico on December 15, 1999.
Wallace Shawn is an Obie-winning playwright and a noted stage and screen actor. His most recent play, The Designated Mourner, was made into a film starring Mike Nichols, Miranda Richardson, and David de Keyser. Mr. Shawn’s other plays include The Fever;My Dinner with André, co-written with André Gregory; and Our Late Night. Mr. Shawn lives in New York City.
This is part one of two. You may learn more about this event on the Lannan website.