The American Legacy
220 East Fourth Street ~ New York, New York 10009
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"Don't miss this play....timely...exquisitely directed... tense enough to cause that
"A heroic revival.... this isn't just the stale 'relevant' theater of yesteryear, but a devastating record of the kind of cruelty and courage that echoes throughout human history."
Joseph J. Menino, Trevor St. John-Gilbert, Erin Beirnard
photo: Emily Hewitt
Running Time: 2:45 (including intermission)
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Shadow of Heroes
by Robert Ardrey
November 9 - December 9, 2018
How fragile is a dream?
Three friends and lovers in Budapest struggle to find freedom, from the liberation from the Nazis in 1945
to its invasion by the Soviet army in 1956.
A story of devoted idealists fighting for their beliefs in the face of political opportunism, temptation, and betrayal,
A chilling insight into the fragility of decency and conviction
in the face of authoritarian power.
H. Clark Kee*
Joseph J. Menino*
David Logan Rankin*
Trevor St. John-Gilbert*
DIRECTION Alex Roe
STAGE MANAGER Mary Linehan*
SET DESIGN Vincent Gunn
COSTUME DESIGN Sidney Fortner
LIGHTING DESIGN Jessie Lynn Smith
SOUND DESIGN Bill Toles
*These actors and stage manager appear courtesy of
Actors Equity Association.
Shadow of Heroes is an AEA showcase, approval pending.
Shadow of Heroes is presented by special arrangement with
the Robert A. Freedman Dramatic Agency, Inc.
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