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Modern Terrorism - Off-Broadway

A satire about 21st century terrorists and their darkly comic misadventures.

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Jon Kern’s Heated New Comedy Modern Terrorism Opens Off-Broadway

Jon Kern’s Heated New Comedy Modern Terrorism Opens Off-Broadway

Modern Terrorism, or They Who Want to Kill Us And How We Learn to Love Them, a controversial new comedy by Jon Kern, opens October 18 at off-Broadway’s Second Stage Theatre. Directed by Peter DuBois, Modern Terrorism stars Utkarsh Ambudkar as Rahim, Steven Boyer as Jerome, William Jackson Harper as Qala and Nitya Vidyasagar as Yalda.

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Get a Closer Look at Off-Broadway's Outrageous New Comedy Modern Terrorism

Get a Closer Look at Off-Broadway's Outrageous New Comedy Modern Terrorism

Modern Terrorism is hiding out at off-Broadway’s Second Stage Theatre, starring Utkarsh Ambudkar, Steven Boyer, William Jackson Harper and Nitya Vidyasagar. Find out more about Jon Kern’s daring comedy about terrorists in New York City.

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It’s Party Time for Utkarsh Ambudkar & the Cast of the Provocative Off-Broadway Comedy Modern Terrorism

It’s Party Time for Utkarsh Ambudkar & the Cast of the Provocative Off-Broadway Comedy Modern Terrorism
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Jon Kern’s daring new comedy Modern Terrorism had audiences rolling in the aisles on October 15, and after the show, the cast headed to HB Burger to celebrate. In honor of their forthcoming opening night on October 18, director Peter DuBois and Kern joined castmates Utkarsh Ambudkar, Steven Boyer, Nitya Vidyasagar, William Jackson Harper and their friends for a ...

Jon Kern Reveals the Dark Inspiration Behind His Controversial New Comedy, Modern Terrorism

Jon Kern Reveals the Dark Inspiration Behind His Controversial New Comedy, Modern Terrorism

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Since graduating from Columbia University’s MFA playwriting program, Jon Kern has found creative outlets on stage and on the small screen. Kern, who recently joined the writing staff of TV's The Simpsons, premiered his first off-Broadway play, We in Silence Hear a Whisper, with the Red Fern Theatre Company in 2011. This year, Kern won ...

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Modern Terrorism Cancels Preview Performances and Delays Opening Night Due to Actor Illness

Modern Terrorism Cancels Preview Performances and Delays Opening Night Due to Actor Illness

Five preview performances of Jon Kern’s Modern Terrorism have been canceled due to the illness of an actor. No understudies are listed in the production’s program. The Second Stage production canceled previews on September 30, October 2 and two performances on October 3. Performances are scheduled to resume on October 4, but opening night has been shifted from ...

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Get a Provocative First Look at the Dark Off-Broadway Comedy Modern Terrorism

Get a Provocative First Look at the Dark Off-Broadway Comedy Modern Terrorism
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Jon Kern’s satire Modern Terrorism, or They Who Want to Kill Us and How We Learn To Love Them opens off-Broadway on October 15, and we’ve got a first look at the controversial new play. Presented in the spirit of Dr. Strangelove, Modern Terrorism tells the story of a group of terrorists living in New York City and ...

Tickets Now On Sale for Modern Terrorism at Off-Broadway’s Second Stage

Tickets Now On Sale for Modern Terrorism at Off-Broadway’s Second Stage

Tickets are now available for Second Stage Theater's world premiere production of Jon Kern’s comedy Modern Terrorism, or They Who Want to Kill Us and How We Learn to Love Them. Directed by Peter DuBois, the show stars Utkarsh Ambudkar, Steven Boyer, William Jackson Harper and Nitya Vidysagar. Modern Terrorism begins its off-Broadway run on September 21, with ...

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Full Casting Announced for Modern Terrorism at Off-Broadway’s Second Stage

Full Casting Announced for Modern Terrorism at Off-Broadway’s Second Stage

Casting is complete for the upcoming world premiere of Jon Kern’s comedy Modern Terrorism, or They Who Want to Kill Us and How We Learn to Love Them at off-Broadway’s Second Stage Theater. The company will feature Utkarsh Ambudkar, Steven Boyer, William Jackson Harper and Nitya Vidysagar. Peter DuBois directs the play, which will begin perviews on September ...

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