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Socrates

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Martinson Theater at Joseph Papp Public Theater

425 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10003

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Preview
Apr 02, 2019
Opening
Apr 16, 2019
Closing
Jun 02, 2019
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A witty and endlessly fascinating new drama about a complicated man who changed how the world thought.

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This powerful new play by actor, director, and writer Tim Blake Nelson is an intellectual thrill ride from the philosopher’s growing prominence in democratic Athens through the military and social upheavals that led to one of the most infamous executions in Western history. Tony Award winner Doug Hughes directs Socrates, a timely and timeless new work that serves as a passionate tribute to the man who continues to inspire us to question authority and defend freedom of belief.