April 11 - 29, 2018
By Jesse Eisenberg
New England Premiere!
The off Broadway hit play by Jesse Eisenberg, star of The Social Network and frequent contributor to The New Yorker.
In this comedic drama, a young science fiction writer named David journeys to Poland to stay with his 75-year-
old second cousin, Maria, a widowed Holocaust survivor. While David is searching for a quiet space to unblock his creative energy so he can revise his novel, the lonely Maria is thrilled for the chance to connect. As their bond grows, David learns a profound secret about Maria’s past that challenges their relationship and teaches them both about the meaning of being a family.
“A quirky and...heartbreaking meditation on the meaning of family, both across the generations and across the globe” - Associated Press
“'The Revisionist' is about a Polish survivor of the Holocaust, who holds a guilty secret close to her chest and a naive young American writer who can’t see the secret for the woman.” - New York Times
WARNING: The Revisionist contains adult themes and language that might be inappropriate and/or uninteresting for children. The produc;on may be a good choice for older, mature teens.