Tony Winner Patinkin to Return to the West End

News   Tony Winner Patinkin to Return to the West End Tony Award winner Mandy Patinkin, most recently seen Off-Broadway in Classic Stage Company's production of The Tempest, is heading back to the West End.
Mandy Patinkin
Mandy Patinkin

Patinkin will bring his solo show, Mandy Patinkin in Concert, to the West End's Duke of York's Theatre for a short run of nine performances only from Jan. 8-18, 2009.

Patinkin was previously seen on the British stage in an Almeida Theatre run of his solo show in 1996 and before that in the world premiere of Born Again.

Patinkin was last on Broadway in 2000 when he starred in Michael John LaChiusa's version of The Wild Party at the Virginia Theatre. He also previously originated the roles of Archibald Craven in Lucy Simon's 1991 musical The Secret Garden, Georges/George in the world-premiere production of Sunday in the Park with George in 1985, and Che in Hal Prince's 1979 production of Evita (Tony Award). He also took over the role of Marvin in the Broadway version of William Finn's Falsettos. He has brought his solo shows to Broadway on a number of occasions, appearing in Mandy Patinkin: Dress Casual at the Helen Hayes Theatre in 1989, in Mandy Patinkin in Concert at the Lyceum Theatre in 1997, and in Mamaloshen at the Belasco in 1998.

He is also known for his roles in the TV series "Chicago Hope," "Dead Like Me" and the first two seasons of "Criminal Minds." His film credits include "The Princess Bride," "Yentl," "Men with Guns" and "Dick Tracy."

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