— Alec Baldwin and Ben Foster star in Lyle Kessler's drama.
|Preview||mar 26, 2013|
|Opening||apr 18, 2013|
|Closing||may 19, 2013|
1hr, 50mins. (1 Intermission)
Give tickets to a show as a gift!
Orphans is the story of two orphaned brothers living in a decrepit North Philadelphia row house. Treat, the eldest, supports his damaged younger sibling by petty thievery, and makes the house a virtual prison for the seemingly simple-minded Phillip. One night Treat kidnaps a rich older man, Harold, who turns out to have his own motives and becomes the father figure the boys have always yearned for.
What Is Orphans Like?
Orphans has a tight script, an original story and a hearty balance of comedic and dramatic moments that form an engaging tale. But the most profound asset Orphans brings to the stage is the chance for three actors to inhabit characters brimming with emotion and intensity ...