The Bird

Posted December 30, 2011

Categories: Plays

Poland 1989: a man, a woman, a revolution, a revelation.

 

ABOUT

In search of adventure in Poland 1989, a young man discovers a female assassin, a Jewish skinhead, a mysterious bird, and the loss of innocence. John Feffer plays seven characters in this one-man show, with an assist from the bird. Directed by Doug Krehbel with Emma Strauss as assistant director.

 

REVIEWS

DC Theatre Scene calls The Bird “a treasure,” gives it 5 out of 5, and designates it “pick of the Fringe.”

DCist says that “Feffer is magnetic, a born storyteller.”

The Washington City Paper calls The Bird “a captivating personal story.”

 

VIDEO

See a short video excerpt on Youtube.

 

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BIOGRAPHY

John Feffer is the author of several books, including the novel Foamers (Scribner, 1997). He works at the Institute for Policy Studies in Washington, DC, where he co-directs the Foreign Policy In Focus project. You can find more about his books, his articles, and his biography elsewhere on this website.

 

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Pictures from the New York City performance (March 2, 2012)

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