The Survivor

by  Susan Nanus, Jack Eisner

Full Length Play  /  9m, 3f

"Ranks with The Diary of Anne Frank as the most extraordinary and devastating Holocaust themed play."- Tolucan Times

"There won't be a dry eye in the house."-Journal of Greater Los Angeles

"A riveting, inspiring …

Read more +
License Estimator

Use this tool for cost estimates based on your specific needs.

  • Cast Size

    Cast Size

    9m, 3f

Additional Info

This gripping drama takes place in the Warsaw ghetto during World War II. A group of determined teenagers organize to resist the Nazis. They begin by smuggling food into the ghetto. Eventually they form the nucleus of the Warsaw uprising. These heroic young people make a pact: if anyone survives their dreadful ordeal, he or she will tell the story of what happened to them. There was only one survivor and this is the story he told.
Read more +

Reviews

"Ranks with The Diary of Anne Frank as the most extraordinary and devastating Holocaust themed play.- Tolucan Times

"There won't be a dry eye in the house."-Journal of Greater Los Angeles

"A riveting, inspiring tale."- Backstage

Considerations

License details

  • Minimum Fee: $75 per performance

Production

Casting

9m, 3f
See all +

Cast Attributes

  • Reduced casting (Doubling Possible)

More

Authors

Susan Nanus

Susan Nanus

Jack Eisner

Jack P. Eisner immigrated to New York City in 1949 and spent nearly three decades building his Stafford Industries into a $50-million business. In 1978, Eisner sold his Manhattan-based company and started a new life's work -- telling about his traumatic youth. He founded and served as president of ...

View full profile

Now Playing

Community Experiences