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Dramatic Emetic

Wallace Shawn, it always seems necessary to explain, is the famous New Yorker editor William Shawn's son. He's also that short, whiny guy from The Princess Bride. Or the Algonquin waiter in Mrs. Parker. To survive as a playwright, Shawn…
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Beat The Press

Here at the Examiner Magazine The most unintentionally fun read of the year has to be the Examiner Magazine's remembrance of New Yorker Editor William Shawn, written by local author Bill Barich and published Sunday. The premise of the piece…
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The Amazing Disappearing Human

The Designated Mourner Directed by David Hare. Written by Wallace Shawn, from his play. Starring Mike Nichols, Miranda Richardson, and David de Keyser. Opens Friday, June 6, at the Embarcadero Center. In The Designated Mourner, three people sit and spill…
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