Jayne Houdyshell (“Well”) and Heidi Schreck (“Circle Mirror Transformation”) will appear in the Roundabout Theater Company’s Off Broadway production of “The Language Archive.”
Mark Brokaw helms the show, which also stars Betty Gilpin, John Horton and Matt Letscher. Director also staged the play’s world preem (with a different cast) at South Coast Rep in the spring.
Julia Cho’s play, which centers on a man who studies dying languages, picked up the 2010 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize for distaff English-language playwrights. Roundabout run begins previews Sept. 24 ahead of an Oct. 17 opening.