i LOVE This new series at The Ridgefield Playhouse. After Dick Cavett’s debut interview with Blythe Danner, he sits down with Christopher Walken to chat about Annie Hall, The Deer Hunter, Pulp Fictionand his insatiable thirst for cowbell!
In the next installment of his new series at The Ridgefield Playhouse, Emmy Award-winner Dick Cavett will interview Academy Award-winner Christopher Walken live on stage, Sunday, June 2nd at 4pm, part of Hearst Media Entertaining Conversation Series. Christopher Walken has performed in over 100 films and television shows including such films as Annie Hall, The Deer Hunter, True Romance, Pulp Fiction, Hairspray, andCatch Me if You Can, to name a few. He has received a number of awards and nominations including two Tony Award nominations and the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for The Deer Hunter. He has attained a sort of cult status for his ‘More Cow Bell’ performance on “Saturday Night Live.” A portion of the proceeds will go toward The Leir Foundation Arts for Everyone outreach program at The Ridgefield Playhouse. Visit GALLO (5 Grove St, Ridgefield) for dinner before the show and get a free glass of house wine with your entrée when you present your tickets! Media sponsor for this show is WSHU. For tickets ($40-$90) call or visit the box office, 203-438-5795 or go online atridgefieldplayhouse.org. The Ridgefield Playhouse is a non-profit performing arts center located at 80 East Ridge, parallel to Main Street, Ridgefield, CT.