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Orson's Shadow

Austin Pendleton

Sir Laurence Olivier. Orson Welles. Vivien Leigh. Joan Plowright. Kenneth Tynan. When these champions of the theatre get together to rehearse Ionesco’s Rhinoceros, mere mortals best step aside. With lightning wit and scathing insight into the true nature of genius, Austin Pendleton’s new play opens the private worlds of these very public people, exposing their warmth, their egos, and their glittering madness. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring Caroline Goodall, Glenne Headly, Martin Jarvis, Robert Machray, Orlando Seale and Simon Templeman.

Sir Laurence Olivier. Orson Welles. Vivien Leigh. Joan Plowright. Kenneth Tynan. When these champions of the theatre get together to rehearse Ionesco’s Rhinoceros, mere mortals best step aside. With lightning wit and scathing insight into the true nature of genius, Austin Pendleton’s new play opens the private worlds of these very public people, exposing their warmth, their egos, and their glittering madness. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring Caroline Goodall, Glenne Headly, Martin Jarvis, Robert Machray, Orlando Seale and Simon Templeman.
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Sir Laurence Olivier. Orson Welles. Vivien Leigh. Joan Plowright. Kenneth Tynan. When these champions of the theatre get together to rehearse Ionesco’s Rhinoceros, mere mortals best step aside. With lightning wit and scathing insight into the true nature of genius, Austin Pendleton’s new play opens the private worlds of these very public people, exposing their warmth, their egos, and their glittering madness. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring Caroline Goodall, Glenne Headly, Martin Jarvis, Robert Machray, Orlando Seale and Simon Templeman.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Martin Jarvis, Full Cast

Length:

1h 56m


Chapters

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01:15

Introduction
Introduction

00:42


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:14


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

02:49


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

03:02


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

03:00


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

02:41


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

02:48


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

02:56


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

02:36


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

03:11


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

02:43


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

03:00


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

03:11


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

02:17


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

03:03


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

02:35


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

05:01


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

04:09


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

04:28


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

00:22


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

02:59


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

03:04


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

02:40


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

04:00


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

03:53


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

03:22


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

02:44


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

04:54


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

04:34


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

03:43


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

03:21


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

01:30


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

04:08


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

03:11


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

03:22


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

01:37


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

01:36


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

05:16


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

00:37