The run at the Taper is set to start Sept. 26 and will end Nov. 4., two days before the presidential election.
"November" is a comedy about a sitting president (Begley Jr.) seeking reelection, and his relationship with a speechwriter (Huffman) and his chief of staff (McLachlan). The play debuted on Broadway in 2008 — another election year — with a cast that included
Huffman, who recently completed her run in ABC's
Begley Jr. appeared in Mamet's "Romance" at the Taper in 2005 and "Cryptogram" at the Geffen Playhouse in 1999.