Thesp to topline 'Spanish Play'
Zoe Caldwell (“Master Class”) toplines the 2006-07 season at Off Broadway’s Classic Stage Company.
Thesp will appear in the English- language preem of “A Spanish Play,” by French scribe Yasmina Reza (“Art,” “Life x 3”), set for a January production and helmed by John Turturro.
Plot follows five actors putting on a play about a woman introducing the new man in her life to her children. Denis O’Hare (“Take Me Out”) and Linda Emond (“Homebody/Kabul”) co-star.
Also on the slate are “Richard II,” starring Michael Cumpsty and directed by CSC a.d. Brian Kulick, in September, and “The Iliad, Books I-III,” a co-production with the trans-Atlantic troupe Aquila Theater Company, set for March.