The Orphan by David Rabe Presented by Children of an Idle Brain at Times Square
151 W. 46th St, 8th Floor (Btw 6th and 7th avenues)
Type: Entertainment & Performances
Children of an Idle Brain Presents David Rabe's The ORPHAN. A modern retelling of Aeschylus' three-part drama, the Oresteia, The Orphan follows Agamemnon's royal family through the devastation of the Trojan war and the repercussions of his murder. With overlays of metaphysics the Manson family, sex, drugs and the inner workings of the brain The ORPHAN is a scary, sexy, comical and deeply disturbing play that examines our relationships with our mothers, fathers and the nature of violence.