Live from Lincoln Center
William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night (#2304)
For only the second time in its history, LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER presents a live theatrical performance. Oscar-winner Helen Hunt stars as Viola, with Paul Rudd as Orsino, Kyra Sedgwick as Olivia and Philip Bosco as Malvolio in this special event, staged at the Vivian Beaumont Theater and directed by Nicholas Hytner with sets designed by Bob Crowley. "Twelfth Night," a tale of mistaken identities and misplaced affection, was written in the early 1600s and is one of the Bard's most popular romantic comedies. [176 minutes]
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
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