Victor Slezak

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Current Projects

THE OLD MASTERS by Simon Gray

Starring: Amy Irving, Holland Taylor, Harris Yulin, Brian Murray and Victor Slezak

September 6th @ 8 p.m.

Guild Hall of Easthampton

Neil LaBute’s new play HERE WE GO ROUND THE MULBERRY BUSH begin’s July 26 at 59E59

But a deep reservoir of compassion feeds Mr. LaBute’s portrait of Bill, a determinedly deluded man struggling against what’s ugliest and most dangerous in himself. In a beautifully restrained performance, Mr. Slezak allows us to feel Bill’s agony and forces us, gently, to acknowledge humanity where it might be easier to see a monster. -New York Times Once again, the acting is superb, particularly from Victor Slezak, who, under the sensitive direction of Maria Mileaf, slowly peels back the fragile layers of a man at war with himself and desperately afraid of losing. -Broadway & Me

Recent Review of The GUILD HALL Production of John Logan’s play RED

“It takes a great artist to play one, and Mr. Slezak is a consummate artist. Building the character from the inside out, his Rothko is by turn viciously bullying, then pathetically vulnerable, a genius tortured by his own mortality. Mr. Slezak spoke recently of learning his craft under the master teachers of American theater during the 1970s and 1980s, people like Uta Hagen and Stella Adler, whose work, he hopes, can be brought forward to a new generation. With this performance, he does just that.” – East Hampton Star T.E. McMorrow

THE MESSENGERS  CW

 

THE AMERICANS  FX 

BLUE BLOODS  CBS

THE BLACKLIST   NBC

HELL OF A VIEW 

HELL ON WHEELS AMC

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