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Copenhagen

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Copenhagen

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
genre:
Indie Rock

We gave it an A-

Set in the ’40s and based on a true event, Copenhagen concerns two physicists who meet in Denmark to discuss the possibilities of building a nuclear bomb. With two rows of the audience on stage, towering over the cast in judgment, the debate grows so intense that theatergoers are moved to shout back. Michael Frayn has written the brainiest play on Broadway — a drama of ideas that makes those ideas shockingly immediate. A-

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