2hr. (1 intermission)
WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
An American banker has been taken hostage by an isolated militant group in Pakistan. When his ransom goes unpaid, his only hope is to trade on his expertise in international finance to earn his way to freedom. In an unsteady landscape of power and control, this geopolitical thriller by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Ayad Akhtar asks: Just how free is the free market?