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The Columnist

— John Lithgow stars in the world premiere of David Auburn's drama.


The Columnist is set in mid-century America, when columnists are kings and Joseph Alsop wears the crown. Joe is beloved, feared and courted in equal measure by the Washington political world at whose center he sits. But as the 1960s dawn and America undergoes dizzying change, the intense political drama Joe is embroiled in becomes deeply personal as well.

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Pulitzer Prize winner David Auburn (Proof) takes a humorous, poignant look at the life and work of Joseph Alsop, one of mid-century America's most beloved, feared and influential political commentators. Starring Tony and Emmy winner John Lithgow in the title role, The Columnist touches on ...

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