Free Event


by Marius Von Mayenburg, 
translated by Maja Zade

Directed by Erwin Maas

Past Work

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.

Cast Includes: 

Christopher Randolph
Erin Treadway 
Ted Schneider
Dennis Gagomiros 
Jake Rubin
Leah Curney
Lev Herskovitz
Mackenzie Lansing

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.





Kimmel Center

60 Washington Sq. South, 9th floor, Room 914