Washington Post Review of NEW JERUSALEM

‘New Jerusalem: The Interrogation of Baruch De Spinoza’ returns to Theater J


By Nelson Pressley, Tuesday, March 6, 7:46 PM

“New Jerusalem: The Interrogation of Baruch de Spinoza” strides back into Theater J after its acclaimed 2010 run as an established hit, and the show’s success is no mystery. The David Ives script is fierce, funny and up-to-the-minute in its moral investigations. And the cast knocks it out of the park.”

Read the rest of the review here.  And then let’s jump to the end…

“The arguments sing, and they plainly resonate at Theater J, a rigorous troupe that has survived frictions over some of its Middle East-themed programming. The ability to think and speak freely: It’s a religion thing, a political thing, and a theater thing, as well. To this question, the company’s “New Jerusalem” speaks wisely, and well.”

Read the review in its entirety here.