About This Show

Milton Frederick Marcus’ The Garden of Frau Hess takes place in Germany in 1944. A relationship develops between Ilse Hess, wife of Nazi party leader Rudolph Hess and Isaac Baum, a concentration camp prisoner, former professor of horticulture, who becomes her gardener. The play is a fictional relationship, based on actual events.

Show Details

Dates: Opening Night: April 29, 2001 Final Performance: June 1, 2001
Location: Duke on 42nd Street, New York City

229 W 42nd St,

New York,


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Theatermania Review

| | May 9, 2001

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