Silverstone, Linney go to Broadway

Actresses to star in Donald Margulies' 'Time Stands Still'

NEW YORK -- Alicia Silverstone will join Laura Linney on Broadway this season.

They will star in "Time Stands Still," a play by Donald Margulies. Linney will play a photojournalist who was wounded while covering the Iraq war. Silverstone will portray the young girlfriend of the woman's photo editor.

"Time Stands Still" opens Jan. 28, 2010, at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. Previews begin Jan. 5.

Silverstone starred in the film "Clueless." She made her Broadway debut in 2002 in the stage version of "The Graduate."

Linney portrayed Abigail Adams in the 2008 HBO series "John Adams."