Jesse Eisenberg returns to Rattlestick Playwrights Theater as playwright and actor, with Vanessa Redgrave and Daniel Oreskes. Distant cousins forge a tenuous relationship and find their ideas of family tested.
David arrives in Poland with a crippling case of writer’s block and a desire to be left alone. His 75-year-old second cousin Maria welcomes him with a fervent need to connect with her distant American family. As their tenuous relationship develops, she reveals details about her complicated post-war past that test their ideas of what it means to be a family.
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Daniel Oreskes, Vanessa Redgrave, Jesse Eisenberg, director Kip Fagan
Woody Allen & Soon-Yi Previn