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Hoffman does O’Shakes

Philip Seymour Hoffman joined artistic director Jim Helsinger on the stage at Orlando Shakespeare Theater Saturday night during PlayFest. Here are a couple of photos:

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A talk with Philip Seymour Hoffman

Here’s my interview with director/actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, who will be the keynote speaker at PlayFest on Saturday April 10. He’ll appear in a Q&A format with Jim Helsinger, artistic director of Orlando Shakespeare Theater, which produces PlayFest.

The story is running in the Orlando Sentinel’s Calendar section Friday April 2.

By Elizabeth Maupin
Special to the Sentinel

Philip Seymour Hoffman may be agreeable in all respects but one: If you suggest, or if he thinks you have suggested, that he lives to make movies.

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Your chance to see Philip Seymour Hoffman up close

Some of you have already snagged your tickets to Philip Seymour Hoffman’s appearance at Orlando Shakespeare Theater’s PlayFest next month. But if you really want to get up close and personal — and you have a lot of money lying around — here’s your chance:

Orlando Shakespeare Theater in partnership with UCF announces a sponsorship opportunity for Playfest ­ The Harriett Lake Festival of New Plays ­ 2010 ­ plus premium seating for a special appearance by Philip Seymour Hoffman

Support PlayFest and get the best seating available for a special appearance by actor Philip Seymour Hoffman on Saturday, April 10 at 7:30 PM at the John & Rita Lowndes Shakespeare Center.

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