Since its 2009 World Premiere at London's National Theatre, audiences and critics alike have been deeply moved by the stories within this historic play of 10 classmates - 5 Jewish and 5 Catholic - in 1925 Poland. As the children grow up amidst weddings, births, and celebrations, their country is torn apart by invading armies, first Soviet and then German. Each of their lives takes dramatically unexpected turns as friends betray friends and violence quickly escalates reaching a crescendo that forever changes history. Based on true events in the Polish town of Jedwabne, Our Class bravely explores a controversial subject historians continue to debate today.
Single tickets go on sale July 1st.