MADE IN POLAND

Genre: Festival
By Przemyslaw Wojcieszek. Directed by Jackson Gay. Presented by The Play Company.

A rebellious young man demands guidance and authority in the new, post-communist Poland, challenging his priest, his teacher, his mother and even local gangsters to show him the way. In the end, love saves the day. The Obie Award-winning The Play Company, New York's gateway to New International Plays, presents the American premiere production of this popular hit by one of Poland's foremost contemporary theatre artists.

Made In Poland is one of three plays comprising MADE IN POLAND: A FESTIVAL OF NEW POLISH PLAYS Presented by the Polish Cultural Institute. As Poland continues to adapt to a political democracy regained in 1989, and in the midst of a contentious Presidential election in the United States, this timely and provocative festival thrusts Poland's vibrant contemporary theater scene onto the world stage. Featuring productions by two of New York's top theater companies producing contemporary international work." The Play Company and Immigrants' Theatre Project (both OBIE Award-winners) "along side Theatre of the Eighth Day, one of Poland's oldest and most prestigious avant-garde companies, in their US debut.

SPECIAL OFFER: BUY A POLAND PASS AND SEE ALL 3 SHOWS FOR JUST $60!!

Open:   10/29/08
Close:   11/30/08

Schedule:
Tue-Fri 8:15, Sat 2:15 & 8:15, Sun 3:15 (Additional performance Sun 11/23 7:15. No performance on Thanksgiving 11/27)
Theater:   59E59 Theaters
Address:   59 East 59th Street
New York, NY
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Cost:$35 (59E59 Members $24.50) or Call: 59E59 at 212.279.4200
Company: 59E59 Theaters         Official Web Site: www.59e59.org