Amish Rave Drama RUMSPRINGA Extends At Green Room Thru 5/2

"RUMSPRINGA", the Amish rave drama written and directed by Peter Zinn has just extended its limited engagement at The Green Room Theatre at 45 Bleecker Street through Saturday, May 2nd. The play, which features Jim Boerlin, C.S. Drury, Kirsty Meares and Mickey Sumner, deals with a group of people facing their own lives during a Rumspringa rave in an Indiana cornfield. The dark comedy explores the desire in all of us to experience life outside our ‘normal' lives.

"Rumspringa", which was work-shopped at Chicago's Victory Gardens Theatre, at HB Studio and the Geraldine Page Salon in New York City, began previews on January 20th and opened officially off-Broadway on February 11th, 2008 as part of a double bill with "Sailor Man". "Rumspringa", is co-produced by GSP Enterprises, LLC and 45 Bleecker Street Theatre. (Rumspringa is the coming-of-age experience for Amish teenagers when they are permitted a period of experimentation and freedom from religious rules, including going to bars, drinking, taking drugs, driving cars, and dating non-Amish people. The term rumspringa is a literal translation of the Pennsylvania German expression, "running around.")

"RUMSPRINGA" plays Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 8 PM at 45 Bleecker Street Theatre. Tickets are $25 with discounts available for Students with valid ID. Reservations via TeleCharge at www.telecharge.com or (212) 239-6200

"RUMSPRINGA" runs approximately one hour and 40 minutes with intermission. For more information on RUNSPRINGA visit www.amishrave.com.
The Theatres at 45 Bleecker Street is a multi-use theatre complex with three performance spaces open 19 hours a day, seven days a week. The Theatres at 45 Bleecker Street are located between Lafayette and Bowery in Greenwich Village in NYC.

OFF-BROADWAY LISTINGS INFORMATION
RUMSPRINGA - a dark comedy explores hidden desires during an Amish rave. Performances Thursday, Friday & Saturdays at 8 PM in The Green Room Theatre at 45 Bleecker Street. Extended through May 2nd. Tickets are $25 with Students discounts available. TeleCharge at www.telecharge.com or (212) 239-6200. For more info go to www.amishrave.com.

 


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