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The Coast of Utopia

Tom Stoppard's epic three-parter, set in pre-Revolution Russia, is not for the faint of heart. But it's a rich tapestry of words, places and characters, some of whom we've actually heard of...Among an enormous cast, Brian F. O' Byrne, Ethan Hawke, Jennifer Ehle, Billy Crudup and Martha Plimpton deserve special mention for their skill and their endurance.Jack O'Brien directs with equal fervor. [Vivian Beaumont]