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An American Family Takes A Lover

  • Theatre for the New City 155 1st Avenue New York, NY 10003 USA (map)
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Theater for a New City presents the cell's AN AMERICAN FAMILY TAKES A LOVER by Amina Henry. Originally incubated at the cell, a 21st Century Salon. Founding Artistic Director of the cell, Nancy Manocherian. Director, Kira Simring.

AN AMERICAN FAMILY TAKES A LOVER is a dark, dark comedy. In this very American tale, Richard David and Lady Anne and their other person, Justine, are a family. But the arrival of handyman Thomas to fix a hole threatens to tear their family apart.


Bob Jaffe* 

Lila Donnolo* 

Tiffany Nicole Greene* 

Dan Yo Le* 


Tickets $15



AN AMERICAN FAMILY TAKES A LOVER was given a staged reading as part of The Hive Exposed Series in 2010. It was subsequently incubated and workshopped by The Hive Theater and the cell: a 21st century salon.


Earlier Event: November 6
Jazz: Charles Tolliver 8pm & 10pm
Later Event: November 8
An American Family Takes a Lover