TALES FROM RED VIENNA
A play in three acts | 3M, 3F
Having lost her husband in World War I—and with him her financial security—Heléna struggles to maintain her way of life. Reluctantly, she turns to the oldest profession. Heléna manages to separate her secret life from her public persona — that is, until she crosses paths with a man who has the power to expose and ruin her.
World Premiere | Manhattan Theatre Club | 2014
Originally commissioned by Huntington Theatre Company
and developed at Portland Center Stage's JAW Festival
Directed by Kate Whoriskey
Featuring Nina Arianda, Tina Benko, Kathleen Chalfant, Michael James Esper, Michael Goldsmith, and Lucas Hall
"RESONANT and COMPELLING."
—Time Out New York