What’s the cost of comfort? In The Fever
, Wallace Shawn (My Dinner with André
, The Designated Mourner
) captures the crisis of conscience of a privileged American traveler visiting a war-torn country. Faced with the disparity between her rarified world and the real world, she can’t help but wonder if she’s part of the solution, or part of the problem.
Co-produced with Audible this revival of The Fever
marks The New Group’s long-awaited return to the stage and kicks off the reopening of Audible’s productions at the Minetta Lane Theatre.SYNOPSIS:
A monologue presenting the exploration into the moral and political divide between haves and have-nots.
Directed by Scott Elliott
Starring Lili Taylor
Show Times: Tuesday-Friday @7pm, Saturday @2pm and 7pm, Sunday @3pm
Tickets from $56thenewgroup.org