The Caucasian Chalk Circle

directed by Anya Saffir

Photo by Suzi Sadler, feat. Maura Hooper as Grusha 

Pipeline Theatre mounts Brechts parable-within-a-play with original music. In the chaos of revolution, a kitchen maid rescues an abandoned child of royal blood and protects him against all odds. Two years later, order restored, the child’s biological mother returns to reclaim him. Their case is heard by the judge–a drunk and a ruffian with a weakness for lopsided justice. Who will win the child? In this modern morality masterpiece, here brought to life with an original score, we see Brecht examine the perils–and necessity–of human goodness.


 3/5/2011 at 8:00pm
 3/6/2011 at 3:00pm
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 3/10/2011 at 8:00pm
 3/11/2011 at 8:00pm
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 3/13/2011 at 3:00pm
 3/16/2011 at 8:00pm
 3/17/2011 at 8:00pm
 3/18/2011 at 8:00pm
 3/19/2011 at 2:00pm
 3/19/2011 at 8:00pm

Theatre/Venue Theater for the New City 

155 First Avenue   New York

Phone Number for Reservations 603.562.6644 
Website for reservations  
Running time 2hr. 45min. 


Producing Organization: Pipeline Theatre Company  
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