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Taylor Schilling and Peter Dinklage to Share Stage in Off-Broadway Play

August 20, 2014 (8:19 am) GMT
The 'Orange Is the New Black' actress and the 'Game of Thrones' actor will star in Ivan Turgenev's comedy of manners 'A Month in the Country'.
Taylor Schilling and Peter Dinklage to Share Stage in Off-Broadway Play

and will spend "A Month in the Country". Both actors, who earned a nomination each at the upcoming Primetime Emmy Awards, are set to star in the revival of Ivan Turgenev's comedy of manners.

The play is set on a country estate in 1840s Russia. Schilling, who toplines Netflix's "", will portray Natalya, the bored wife of an older landowner, who falls for a younger man, her son's tutor. "" star Dinklage, meanwhile, is cast as her long-suffering friend Mikhail Rakitin who adores Natalya.

The play will be produced off-Broadway at Classic Stage Company and directed by Dinklage's wife, Erica Schmidt. The play begins preview on January 9, 2015 at the East Village venue, with a limited engagement scheduled through February 15.

The production will mark Schilling's NYC stage debut and Dinklage's first theater performance since he appeared in -directed play "Things We Want" in 2007.

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