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Robin Williams stars in Rajiv Joseph's darkly comic tale.

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Bengal Tiger Soldier Brad Fleischer on Marching into Combat with Robin Williams

Bengal Tiger Soldier Brad Fleischer on Marching into Combat with Robin Williams

Age and Hometown: 33; Dover-Sherborn, MA

Current Role: Kevin, a U.S. soldier who begins to suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder while serving in Iraq in Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo.

Soldier Boy: The youngest of three boys, Fleischer grew up idolizing Boston Celtics legend Larry Bird and hoped to play basketball at Hamilton College. “Then I realized I ...

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See Robin Williams and the Cast of Bengal Tiger Burn Bright on Broadway

See Robin Williams and the Cast of Bengal Tiger Burn Bright on Broadway
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Take a peek at Rajiv Joseph’s Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo, starring Robin Williams, which is in previews at Broadway’s Richard Rodgers Theatre. This darkly comic tale features (yes!) a tiger held captive in the Baghdad Zoo and follows the intertwined lives of two American marines and one Iraqi gardener as they search through the rubble of ...

The Tiger Speaks! Robin Williams on Being Catty in Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo

The Tiger Speaks! Robin Williams on Being Catty in Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo

From an animated genie to a cross-dressing father, Academy Award winner Robin Williams has played plenty of wild characters over the years, and now he's tapping into his animal instict to play the title feline in Rajiv Joseph's new play, Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo. Broadway.com caught up with Williams and his co-stars as they began ...

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Nanu Nanu! Bengal Tiger's Robin Williams Says Lady Gaga Was 'Keeping It Real' with Grammy Egg Stunt

Nanu Nanu! Bengal Tiger's Robin Williams Says Lady Gaga Was 'Keeping It Real' with Grammy Egg Stunt

Pop sensation Lady Gaga made quite the entrance at this year's Grammy Awards when the singer traveled down the red carpet in a giant egg. The "Born This Way" singer isn't the first person to use an enormous egg as means of transportation, however. Oscar winner Robin Williams, who will make his Broadway debut this spring in Bengal ...

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Get Wild With Robin Williams and the Cast of Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo

Get Wild With Robin Williams and the Cast of Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo
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After being named a Pulitzer Prize finalist during its Los Angeles run, Rajiv Joseph's new play Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo is roaring on to Broadway with Oscar winner Robin Williams taking on the role of the title animal. On February 15, Williams joined his talented co-stars to meet the press and discuss this intriguing new show about ...

Brad Fleischer, Glenn Davis & More Join Robin Williams in Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo

Brad Fleischer, Glenn Davis & More Join Robin Williams in Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo

Complete casting has been announced for Rajiv Joseph’s Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo, which will begin performances on March 11, 2011 ahead of a March 31 opening at Broadway’s Richard Rodgers Theatre. Tony nominee Moises Kaufman, who helmed the show’s earlier incarnations in Los Angeles, will again direct the play, a finalist for the 2010 Pulitzer ...

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Bengal Tiger to Roar at the Richard Rodgers Theatre March 11 Starring Robin Williams

Bengal Tiger to Roar at the Richard Rodgers Theatre March 11 Starring Robin Williams

The previously announced Broadway production of Rajiv Joseph's Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo starring Robin Williams has found a home at the Richard Rodgers Theatre. Performances will begin March 11, 2011 with opening night set for March 31. Tony nominee Moises Kauffman will direct. No additional casting has been announced. 

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Bengal Tiger Playwright Rajiv Joseph Finds Casting of Robin Williams 'Hugely Exciting'

Bengal Tiger Playwright Rajiv Joseph Finds Casting of Robin Williams 'Hugely Exciting'

It’s been a big year for playwright Rajiv Joseph. His play Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo was nominated for a 2010 Pulitzer Prize, and Second Stage tapped his play Gruesome Playground Injuries for a January 2011 off-Broadway run. Now Bengal Tiger is headed to Broadway after a successful mounting in Los Angeles with a pretty hefty star in ...

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Robin Williams to Roar on Broadway in Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo

Robin Williams to Roar on Broadway in Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo

Oscar winner Robin Williams is prepping to make his dramatic Broadway debut in spring 2011 in the wartime play Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo, a source close to the production confirms to Broadway.com. Williams would play the tiger of the title in the darkly comedic Rajiv Joseph drama, which was a finalist for the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for ...

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