Copenhagen

Presented by Theater J

Opens 2017-01-05
Closes 2017-01-29

Aaron & Cecile Goldman Theater, Edlavitch Jewish Community Center

1529 16th Street NW
 Washington, DC 20036
2 hours, 30 minutes with 1 intermission
$27 - $67

Thurs, Jan 5 at 7:30pm
Fri, Jan 6 at 8pm
Sat, Jan 7 at 8pm
Sun, Jan 8 at 7:30pm
Mon, Jan 9 at 7:30pm
Wed, Jan 11 at 7:30pm
Thurs, Jan 12 at 7:30pm
Fri, Jan 13 at 7:30pm
Sat, Jan 14 at 3pm and 7:30pm
Sun, Jan 15 at 2pm and 7:30pm
Thurs, Jan 19 at 7:30pm
Sat, Jan 21 at 8pm
Sun, Jan 22 at 2pm and 7:30pm
Wed, Jan 25 at 7:30pm
Thurs, Jan 26 at 7:30pm
Fri, Jan 27 at 8pm
Sat, Jan 27 at 2pm and 8pm
Sun, Jan 29 at 2pm and 7:30pm

Box Office:  202-777-3210
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Copenhagen
By Michael Frayn
Directed by Eleanor Holdridge

In 1941, the German physicist Werner Heisenberg traveled to Copenhagen to meet his Danish counterpart, Niels Bohr. Old friends and colleagues, now they find themselves on opposite sides in a world war and embroiled in a race to create the atom bomb. Why Heisenberg went to Copenhagen, and what he wanted to say to Bohr, are questions that have intrigued and divided historians and scientists ever since.

Michael Frayn’s Tony Award-winning play about this historic meeting is a classic of modern drama—a meditation on friendship and moral responsibility, intellectually dazzling, and deeply moving that journeys through the realm of science and beyond.

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