by Marius Von Mayenburg,
translated by Maja Zade
Directed by Erwin Maas
Monday 11th May
A teenager refuses to go to class. His reason: offence to his religious beliefs. Is this laziness or something more?
Exploring fundamentalism, adolescence, and parental responsibility, Origin brings a controversial and exciting play from one of Germany’s hottest playwrights to New York.
Marius von Mayenburg (Playwright): is one the most widely produced German playwrights. His plays receive regularly productions at the Schaubühne/Berlin, the Royal Court Theater/ London, and other major theaters around the world.
He is currently playwright in residence at the Schaubühne/Berlin.
*NOTE VENUE CHANGE*
60 Washington Sq. South, 9th floor, Room 914