The Oldest Boy


Rebecca Taichman, Director

Sarah Ruhl, Writer

Daniel Swee, Casting Director

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Production Status:



Drama, Family, Adventure

Production Info:

In this Off-Broadway show, when the toddler son of an American woman and a Tibetan man is recognized as the reincarnation of a high Buddhist teacher, two monks seek permission to take him to a monastery in India, and his parents must decide whether to send their young son away or keep him home.

Previews Oct 16 prior to a Nov. 10 opening at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater. Closes Jan. 4, 2015.