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Roundabout Underground presents Joshua Elias Harmon's new drama.

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Bad Jews' Molly Ranson Is Obsessed With Orange Is the New Black, Minty Lip Gloss & Christmas Music

Bad Jews' Molly Ranson Is Obsessed With Orange Is the New Black, Minty Lip Gloss & Christmas Music

Theater stars know what’s hot in entertainment, fashion and pop culture, so Broadway.com decided it was high time to tap in to the after-hours obsessions of our favorite stage actors. This week, we’re getting the scoop from Bad Jews scene-stealer Molly Ranson, who plays Michael Zegen's non-Jewish girlfriend in the play that manages to make you roar with laughter ...

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Off-Broadway Comedy Hit Bad Jews Extends Again

Off-Broadway Comedy Hit Bad Jews Extends Again

Those naughty Bad Jews aren’t going anywhere soon. Roundabout Theatre Company's acclaimed production of the dark comedy by Joshua Harmon has extended a second time. The play, which opened on October 3, will continue its off-Broadway run at the Laura Pels Theatre through December 29.

As a result of the change, Roundabout’s revival of Donald Margulies' Pulitzer Prize winning play ...

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Philip Ettinger on the Fun of Getting Caught in a Family Feud in the Off-Broadway Hit Bad Jews

Philip Ettinger on the Fun of Getting Caught in a Family Feud in the Off-Broadway Hit Bad Jews

Age & Hometown: 28; Fair Lawn, NJ

Current Role: A scene-stealing performance in Bad Jews as Jonah, who finds himself trapped between his brother and cousin in the battle for ownership of a religious heirloom belonging to their late grandfather.

Chai There: Nobody had to explain the premise of Bad Jews to Philip Ettinger, who grew up in a kosher ...

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Good News! Roundabout's Hit Comedy Bad Jews Extends Off-Broadway

Good News! Roundabout's Hit Comedy Bad Jews Extends Off-Broadway

Those hilarious Bad Jews will keep making mischief into the holiday season: Roundabout Theatre Company's acclaimed production of the dark comedy by Joshua Harmon will play an extra week at the Laura Pels Theatre, through December 22. Daniel Aukin's production officially opened on October 3, starring Tracee Chimo, Philip Ettinger, Molly Ranson and Michael Zegen.

Described as a comedy about ...

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L'Chaim! Off-Broadway's Bad Jews Returns with a Divine Opening Night Bash

L'Chaim! Off-Broadway's Bad Jews Returns with a Divine Opening Night Bash
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It’s official: the Bad Jews are back! The return off-Broadway engagement of last year’s acclaimed dramedy celebrated its second opening night at the Laura Pels Theatre (moving upstairs from its 2012 premiere at the smaller-capacity Black Box Theatre). The show opened to the masses on October 3, and the house was packed as Tracee Chimo, Molly Ranson, Philip Ettinger and ...

Bad Jews Opens Off-Broadway for Its Second Raucous Run

Bad Jews Opens Off-Broadway for Its Second Raucous Run

You don’t have to be Jewish to appreciate the brilliant, biting comedy that is Joshua Harmon’s Bad Jews. The play was so acclaimed in its world premiere last year via Roundabout Underground, that it has returned for round two—at a bigger venue! Bad Jews moves upstairs from the 62-seat Black Box Theatre to the 420-seat Laura Pels Theatre, where it ...

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Joshua Harmon on How His Family Helped Him Develop Bad Jews, a 'Very Strange Little Jewish Play'

Joshua Harmon on How His Family Helped Him Develop Bad Jews, a 'Very Strange Little Jewish Play'

Last season, Joshua Harmon made his professional New York playwriting debut when Bad Jews was selected for production by Roundabout Theatre Company's Underground program. The no-holds-barred dramedy—which stars Tracee Chimo as a "real Jew" who clashes with her cousin and his new non-Jewish girlfriend—was a hit, and has now moved to the larger Laura Pels Theatre, where it opens for ...

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Bad Jews Begins Performances in a Fierce, Funny Off-Broadway Return

Bad Jews Begins Performances in a Fierce, Funny Off-Broadway Return

After exploding onto the scene last year, Joshua Harmon’s biting dramedy Bad Jews returns off-Broadway for a second run—and this time, they’re upstairs! The play, directed by Daniel Aukin, moves from the 62-seat Black Box Theatre to the 420-seat Laura Pels Theatre on September 19, with opening night on October 3.

Molly Ranson, Tracee Chimo, Phillip Ettinger and Michael Zegen ...

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Tickets Now on Sale for the Off-Broadway Return of Hit Dramedy Bad Jews

Tickets Now on Sale for the Off-Broadway Return of Hit Dramedy Bad Jews

Missed Bad Jews the first time around? Tickets are now on sale for the off-Broadway return of Roundabout Theatre Company’s acclaimed dramedy, which premiered at Roundabout Underground’s Black Box Theatre in October 2012. Bad Jews will begin previews at the larger Laura Pels Theatre on September 19, with opening night set for October 3.

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Mazel Tov! Bad Jews, Starring Tracee Chimo and Molly Ranson, to Return Off-Broadway

Mazel Tov! Bad Jews, Starring Tracee Chimo and Molly Ranson, to Return Off-Broadway

Joshua Harmon’s Bad Jews will make its way back off-Broadway this fall for a run at the Laura Pels Theatre, beginning September 20, 2013. Original Bad Jews cast members Tracee Chimo, Philip Ettinger, Molly Ranson and Michael Zegen will all reprise their roles in the show, which is helmed by returning director Daniel Aukin.

Bad Jews, which is a darkly ...

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It’s a Good Time for Bad Jews as the Cast Celebrates Opening Night Off-Broadway

It’s a Good Time for Bad Jews as the Cast Celebrates Opening Night Off-Broadway
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If you've ever been a twentysomething with even a hint of a religious background, you'll appreciate the hard truths in Bad Jews, a new play from writer Joshua Harmon that kicks off Roundabout Underground's sixth season. Tracee Chimo, Molly Ranson, Michael Zegen and Philip Ettinger star in this dark comedy about a "real Jew" and her struggle to prove to ...

Roundabout's Bad Jews Extends for Two Weeks Off-Broadway

Roundabout's Bad Jews Extends for Two Weeks Off-Broadway

Roundabout Theatre Company’s Bad Jews has extended its run by two weeks at off-Broadway’s Black Box Theatre at the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre. The show was scheduled to end its engagement on December 16, but will now run through December 30.

Tracee Chimo, Molly Ranson, Philip Ettinger and Michael Zegen star in Bad Jews, which tells the ...

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Feel the Family Fury With the Well-Behaved Cast of Off-Broadway's Bad Jews

Feel the Family Fury With the Well-Behaved Cast of Off-Broadway's Bad Jews

Family values have never been so hotly contested as in Joshua Harmon’s new off-Broadway comedy, Bad Jews. The show’s four young stars took a break from their onstage brawl to explain what being a ‘bad Jew’ is all about.

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Get Your First Look at Off-Broadway’s Bad Jews (And One Shiksa) in Action

Get Your First Look at Off-Broadway’s Bad Jews (And One Shiksa) in Action
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In Roundabout Underground’s Bad Jews, Tracee Chimo plays a Daphna Feygenbaum, a self-professed ‘real Jew’ (she has an Israeli boyfriend, obviously). When she spars with her cousin Liam and his new gentile girlfriend, Melody (Molly Ranson), the chai-jinks begins! Sneak your first peek at production photos of the new comedy by Joshua Elias Harmon, which opens on October 30 ...

Bad Jews, Starring Tracee Chimo and Molly Ranson, Begins Performances Off-Broadway

Bad Jews, Starring Tracee Chimo and Molly Ranson, Begins Performances Off-Broadway

Preview performances begin for Bad Jews, a world-premiere comedy by Joshua Harmon, on October 5 at off-Broadway's Black Box Theatre in the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre. Opening night for the Roundabout Theatre production is scheduled for October 30, with the limited engagement ending its run on December 16.

Tracee Chimo, Molly Ranson, Philip Ettinger and Michael Zegen ...

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Bad Jews Molly Ranson, Tracee Chimo and More Meet the Press

Bad Jews Molly Ranson, Tracee Chimo and More Meet the Press
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Meet the Roundabout Theatre Company’s Bad Jews! Harvey’s Tracee Chimo and Carrie’s Molly Ranson joined co-stars Philip Ettinger and Michael Zegen for their debut photo call on September 20. Joshua Harmon's new comedy about a “real Jew” (Chimo) and her rivalry with her cousin’s gentile girlfriend (Ranson) begins performances off-Broadway at the Black Box Theatre in the Harold and ...

Tracee Chimo, Molly Ranson & More Set for Bad Jews at Roundabout Underground

Tracee Chimo, Molly Ranson & More Set for Bad Jews at Roundabout Underground

Tracee Chimo, Molly Ranson, Philip Ettinger and Michael Zegen will star in Joshua Elias Harmon’s Bad Jews at off-Broadway’s Black Box Theatre in the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre. Helmed by Daniel Aukin, the Roundabout Underground production begins previews October 5, with an official opening night on October 30. The world premiere comedy will play a limited engagement through ...

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