The Altruists Play Off Broadway Show Tickets

The Altruists Tickets & Information

Theatre Row - The Studio Theatre

410 West 42nd Street

Between 9th and 10th Avenues

New York NY 10036 View on map

The Altruists Summary

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This show played its final performance on Saturday - April 22.

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Altruists is a vital and provocative play that revolves around a dedicated, if disorganized and demented, group of young radicals. These are the kids who protest. They protest arts funding and arms funding. They protest school cutbacks and AIDS cutbacks and welfare cutbacks. They march for gay rights and children's rights and Women Against Drunk Drivers. However, they are not always prepared and on this particular Sunday, their morality is put to the test.

"Exhilarating! Exceedingly funny! The playwright wields his wit like a scalpel…written with the florid theatricality and seething emotional adrenaline that are the hallmarks of Silver's unique voice…" - Variety

"Hilarious!…Classic Silver to the core" - Time Out

"Hysterical…The Altruists revels in political incorrectness. Nicky Silver is the bad-boy playwright of Off-Broadway" - NY Daily News

"Hilarious…the extravagantly amusing Nicky Silver has written one of his most consistent explosions of dark yet good-natured satire…we are carried aloft on the demented joy of [his] hyper articulate imagination" ~ NY Newsday

The Altruists Cast Members:

Matthew Dalton Lynch, Javan Nelson, Amy Newhall, Johnathan Santos, Sarah Shear

The Altruists Creative Team

Author: Nicky Silver
Director: Amanda Connors
Producer: Matthew Dalton Lynch/ Fledgling Theater

The Altruists Quick Facts

Running Time:

1 hour and 20 minutes, with no intermission

Price Range

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Audience :

May be inappropriate for 15 and under. (Smoking, strong language)
Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.

First Preview Date Opening Date
April 13, 2017 April 13, 2017

Box Office Hours

Monday - Saturday: Noon - 6pm, Sunday: Noon - to curtain

There are no advance sales 1 hour before showtime!

Coat Room

None available.