THE WORKROOM

Genre: Drama
by Jean-Claude Grumberg, directed by Moni Yakim

World War II devastated the face of Europe in a way that is difficult for those who were not there to understand. We can only try to imagine what it is like to live in a world torn to shreds. The post-war years of reconstruction reflected this devastation. When the war was finally over and the shouts of victory faded, the survivors were left to salvage what they could of their lives. "THE WORKROOM" is a portrait of these survivors—six women and two men—laboring desperately in a cramped and airless tailor's workroom as they attempt to repair their shattered lives.

The American version is by Daniel A. Stein with Sara O'Connor.

About the Company: Manhattan Theatre Source

Manhattantheatresource is a not-for-profit art service organization celebrating its fifth anniversary. Its 55-seat theatre, book store and cabaret, run by full-time volunteers, have afforded more than 2,400 artists opportunities to work in over 475 productions. The Source also provides workshops, marketing and design support, voiceover and video editing services and career consulting to local artists.

Open:   11/23/05
Close:   11/26/05

Schedule:
Wednesday at 8pm, Friday and Saturday at 3pm & 8pm
Theater:   Manhattan Theater Source
Address:   177 MacDougal St
New York, NY 10011
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Closest subway: A,C,E to West 4th. Exit north end of station, walk north on 7th Avenue to 8th Street., right one block to MacDougal Street, right to theatre

Cost:$15.00
Buy Tickets Online or Call: SmartTix at 212-868-4444
Company: Manhattan Theatre Source         Official Web Site: www.theatresource.org