By Adam Hetrick
09 May 2012
Kimberly Senior, who also staged the Chicago premiere of the play, will direct the Oct. 15-Nov. 18 NYC run of Disgraced, which will officially open Oct. 22.
Casting will be announced at a later date.
Lincoln Center Theater's Claire Tow, which is in the final stages of construction atop the Vivian Beaumont Theater, will serve as the home of LCT3, a new works initiative dedicated to the work of emerging theatre writers.
Akhtar is a writer and actor whose novel "American Dervish" was published earlier this year. He co-wrote and played the lead role in the film "The War Within." His play The Invisible Hand premiered at the Repertory Theatre of St. Louis in March.
For tickets, visit LCT3.org. All tickets to all LCT3 productions are $20.