Why See Paris Time?
A world premiere play that examines our political beliefs
A world premiere production that is incredibly timely in today's global political upheaval, this new play by Chicago-based playwright Steven Paterson tackles the evil of anti-Semitism in France. With headlines now under global scrutiny thanks to social media, we have become aware of what other news organizations are reporting in their respective countries.
Paris Time explores the fractured marriage of an American couple living in Paris; Charles is a high-powered business executive, whilst his wife becomes involved with activism, namely protecting a Jewish Frenchwoman. The two come to odds when her political activities threaten his position at the company. Conversely, if he tries to rein Deborah's actions in, he puts his marriage on the line. A relevant and gripping examination of how politics and morality come into our living rooms and affect our personal lives, and force us to confront reality.
A two-time recipient of the Julie Harris Playwrights Award and winner of the Dorothy Silver Playwriting Competition, Paterson's previous works include Affluence and The Invasion Of Skokie.
Opening night: 26 January 2018
Suitable for ages 14+
About Schenectady Theater: We are an independent show guide with no affiliation to any venue or show. Some of the tickets offered for sale are resale tickets that may be priced above or below face value.
Next available performances
Wed, Jul 26
Thu, Jul 27
Fri, Jul 28
Sat, Jul 29
Sun, Jul 30
Mon, Jul 31
Tue, Aug 1
What you thought
Seen Paris Time? Loved it? Hated it?
Help your fellow Schenectady Theater visitors by leaving the first review!Write a review now
Spread the word!
Keep up to date!
Straight to your inbox
Please note: The term Capital Repertory Theatre and/or Paris Time as well as all associated graphics, logos, and/or other tradermarks, tradenames or copyrights are the property of the Capital Repertory Theatre and/or Paris Time and are used herein for factual descriptive purposes only. We are in no way associated with or authorized by the Capital Repertory Theatre and/or Paris Time and neither that entity nor any of its affiliates have licensed or endorsed us to sell tickets, goods and or services in conjunction with their events.