Presented by George Washington University
Thursday, Mar 7 at 7:30pm
Friday, Mar 8 at 7:30pm
Saturday, Mar 9 at 1pm & 7:30pm
The fates of the deaf in Nazi Germany has been a neglected topic in the story of the Holocaust. It is only recently that this almost unknown chapter of history has been the subject of documentation and research. – Director Bentein Baardson
Crying Hands is a documentary driven play about deaf and disabled people’s experience during WWII. It is based on interviews of Holocaust and civilian survivors. This is an original production by Teater Manu, an award-winning National Deaf Theater based in Oslo and has toured extensively across Norway and abroad.
Featuring four of Norway’s most dynamic actors. \
This production is performed in both ASL and English.
Script and director: Bentein Baardson
Performed in ASL and English