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The Whipping Man

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Closed April 10, 2011

See two-time Emmy Award winner Andre Braugher, alongside Andre Holland and Jay Wilkison, in the New York debut of Matthew Lopez's fascinating new play.

Why See The Whipping Man?

Three men are left at a crossroads - a Jewish Confederate soldier who has returned from battle, and two former slaves, who were raised as Jews in his household. As the three men reunite to celebrate Passover, they uncover a tangle of secrets that might cost each man his freedom.

Three men tied by faith, bound by secrets.

See two-time Emmy® Award winner André Braugher (“Men of a Certain Age,” “Homicide”), alongside André Holland (Joe Turner’s Come and Gone) and Jay Wilkison (Rent, Rabbit Hole), in the New York debut of Matthew Lopez’s fascinating new play. Tony Award® winner Doug Hughes (The Royal Family, Doubt) returns to MTC to direct this extraordinary tale of loyalty, deceit and deliverance.

Previews from 13th January 2011
Thru 10th April 2011


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Opening night: 13 January 2011

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Steve: “Incredible”

We saw the play in previews on Jan 16th. The play is exquisitely written,... more

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