Actor added to cast of Mamet play

Dylan Baker has joined the cast of “November,” the new David Mamet play that preems on Broadway in January.

Baker, currently in Manhattan Theater Club’s Rialto production of “Mauritius” (which shutters Nov. 6), will star alongside Nathan Lane and Laurie Metcalf in helmer Joe Mantello’s production of the Mamet comedy.

“November” chronicles the chaotic days preceding an election from the viewpoint of a fictional incumbent president played by Lane. Baker plays a presidential adviser, while Metcalf portrays an aide.

“November” begins previews Dec. 20 at the Barrymore Theater for a Jan. 17 opening.

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