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by Jon Robin Baitz

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    It’s 1991 and a coup is underway at the Geldhart publishing firm. The firm’s owner, Isaac – an orphaned Holocaust survivor who came to America and made his way up from nothing – is under siege from his own children. They think he’s crazy for trying to publish a multi-volume history of Nazi medical experiments instead of a pulpy novel sure to rake in sales. But Isaac refuses to budge as his integrity clashes with his children’s commercialism. Three years later, Isaac is still reeling from his childrens’ betrayal, the world’s seeming disdain for knowledge and literature, and the lingering trauma of the Holocaust. That’s when he is faced with his greatest challenge: proving to a court-ordered psychiatrist that he isn’t insane. 

Presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals on behalf of Samuel French, Inc.

Saturday, October 14 @ 8pm - Har Zion Temple
(1500 Hagys Ford Road, Penn Valley, PA)
Sunday, October 15th @ 7pm - Private Residence
(address released  48 hours before show)

Saturday, October 21 @ 8pm - Kaiserman JCC
(45 Haverford Road, Wynnewood)
Sunday, October 22 @ 2pm - The Fairmont
(41 Conshohocken State Rd, Bala Cynwyd)


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