LA TheatreWorks: Mizlansky / Zilinsky by Jon Robin Baitz on April 4 from 8:00 pm – midnight April 4, 2009Posted by William Spear in >> News, >> Radio Drama.
Tags: >> Radio Drama, audio theatre, Grant Shaud, Harry Shearer, Jon Robin Baitz, Julie Kavner, KPCC, Kurtwood Smith, L.A. Theatre Works, Mizlansky / Zilinsky, Nathan Lane, Paul Sand, Richard Masur, Rob Morrow
This Saturday, April 4 from 10 pm – midnight on 89.3 KPCC, L.A. Theatre Works’ The Play’s the Thing will present Mizlansky / Zilinsky by Jon Robin Baitz starring Nathan Lane, Paul Sand, Richard Masur, Rob Morrow, Grant Shaud, Julie Kavner, Harry Shearer, and Kurtwood Smith.
It’s early-1980s Los Angeles, where the glamour of its golden years has faded to a cheap veneer. Cunning Hollywood producer Davis Mizlansky and his nervous partner Sam Zilinsky are the archetypal Hollywood con men. They’re trying to hatch one last grand scheme – but the IRS is trying to cash a reality check. What happens when the art of the deal turns into a battle for the ultimate double-cross?