Hitting the Stage: Qur’ans, Torahs and Bibles

06/03/2009 3:36 PM |

315b/1244055890-drcpicture.jpgTwo men with Biblical names (one Christian, the other an Atheist) test their attitudes towards romance and religion during a five year relationship in Next Fall at Playwrights Horizon, until June 21.

A meta-meditation on the craft of acting inspired by German Expressionist classic The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari in Dr. C or How I Learned to Act in Eight Steps at 3-Legged Dog, until June 14.

Tracey Erin Smith preaches the words of the Torah between strip-teases in The Burning Bush! as part of the Festival of Jewish Theater & Ideas at Theater Three, until June 11.

Jews and Muslims face persecution in 1630 Venice at the height of the great plague in Rat Bastards (Tutti Stronzi), also a part of the Festival of Jewish Theater & Ideas at Dixon Place, until June 7.

(image credit: Theater Mitu)