- David Adjmi is the 2010 recipient of the Whiting Award for Drama
“If you’re one of the lucky few whom [Alice Hauptmann] has summoned to tea this month…I strongly urge you to accept.”
- New York Time, Read More
“Adjmi’s playlet is tiny, but its eloquent, perverse core of coolly rationalized cruelty continues to gain mass and weight in my head.” [Four stars]
- Time Out New York, Read More
“Elective Affinities belongs to the rarely explored genre of metaphysical theatre…"
- The New Yorker, Read More
- Mild Adult Themes
- Minimum Fee: $75 per performance
- Time Period: Contemporary, Present Day, New Millennium/21st Century
- Duration: 30 minutes
- Setting: The apartment of Alice Hauptmann. Elective Affinities can be performed in site specific locations.
- Additional Features: No intermission
- Features / Contains: Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes
ALICE HAUPTMANN - A witty, civilized, and highly sophisticated octogenarian.
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