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Tuesday, 01 June 2010 13:59




This is the final week to see A BEHANDING IN SPOKANE starring Academy Award-winner Christopher Walken, who  received Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle nominations for his rol; Sam Rockwell, Anthony Mackie and Zoe Kazan.  A BEHANDING IN SPOKANE is playing on Broadway at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre (236 West 45th Street).  Directed by John Crowley, the play opened March 4 and must close Sunday, June 6 after playing a strict 16-week engagement.

“Christopher Walken is a scrofulous wonder to behold.  He has seldom been more enthralling.”

–Ben Brantley, The New York Times.

                                                              “Sam Rockwell is super.” – Joe Dziemianowicz, The Daily News

“Anthony Mackie is wonderful.” – John Simon, Bloomberg News

“Zoe Kazan is perfect.  I think she’s the best stage actress of her generation.” – Terry Teachout, The Wall Street Journal

“You’ll spend an hour and a half laughing non-stop!” – Terry Teachout, The Wall Street Journal

The title is just the starting point; take a man searching for his missing hand (Walken), two con artists out to make a few hundred bucks (Mackie and Kazan), and an overly curious hotel clerk (Rockwell), and the rest is up for grabs.  A BEHANDING IN SPOKANE is Martin McDonagh's hilariously black comedy, a world premiere which marks McDonagh's first American-set play.

The design team is comprised of Scott Pask (Scenic and Costume), who won a Tony Award for his set design for The Pillowman,and Brian MacDevitt (Lighting), who won a Tony Award for his lighting design for The Pillowman.

A BEHANDING IN SPOKANE is produced by Robert Fox, Carole Shorenstein Hays, Debra Black, Stephanie P. McClelland, Ostar, Roger Berlind, Scott Rudin and The Shubert Organization.

Tickets available through, by phone at 212-239-6200 or 800-432-7250, or online at or in person at the Schoenfeld Theatre box office, 236 West 45th Street.  A limited number of rush tickets are available on the day of performance when the box office opens for $26.50 (2 tickets per person). Subject to availability.  Box office hours are Monday-Saturday 10am – 8:00pm, Sunday 12:00pm – 6:00pm.

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