Becoming Dr. Ruth

Becoming Dr. Ruth

A co-production with Theater J.

SYNOPSIS: Everyone knows Dr. Ruth Westheimer from her career as a pioneering radio and television sex therapist. Few, however, know the incredible journey that preceded it. From fleeing the Nazis in the Kindertransport and joining the Haganah in Jerusalem as a scout and sniper, to her struggles to succeed as a single mother coming to America, Becoming Dr. Ruth is filled with the humor, honesty and life-affirming spirit of Karola Ruth Siegel, the girl who became “Dr. Ruth”, Americaʼs most famous sex therapist.

Directed by Holly Twyford

Cast: Naomi Jacobson

Show Times: Tuesday- Thursday @7:30pm, Friday @8pm, Saturday @4pm and 8pm, Sunday @2pm and 7pm. No matinee performances Saturday, May 9, Sunsday, May 10 or Saturday, May 20. No evening performances Sunday, June 7, Sunday, June 14 or Sunday, June 21. Added matinee performance Wednesday, June 3 @1pm

Tickets from $35