Exciting New Play Opens Off Broadway – ‘Antioch’


NEW YORK, N.Y., Jan. 21, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- 13th St. Repertory Company, 50 W. 13th St. near 6th Ave., announces "Antioch" a new play by a new playwright, Jack McKeane, opening on February 18, 2015.

It crackles with urgency, as three warriors, Jack McKeane, Ali Sattar, and Alex Mahgoub - Crusades-era Muslim and Christian and modern-era GI from the Iraq conflict - battle at the very door of Heaven. Will they enter the gates of Heaven?

Expert stage fighting punctuates this debate about love, war and the role of God in the fight for a good life. Directed by Cheryl King, Stage Left, N.Y. and produced by Cynthia Keane.

Tickets are available at for the following dates: Feb. 18, 19, 25; and March 3, 11, at 7:30 p.m. for $20/$18 for seniors and students.

WHAT: Antioch by Jack McKeane.
WHERE: Thirteenth Street Repertory Theatre.
50 West 13th Street, NYC (between 5th & 6th Avenue).
DAYS & TIMES: Feb 18, 19, 25 March 3, 11 at 7:30 p.m.
OPENS: Feb. 18, 2015.
CLOSES: March 11, 2015.
LENGTH: 80 minutes.
PRICE: $20.

About 13th Street Repertory Company:

The 13th Street Repertory Company, founded in 1972 by Artistic Director Edith O'Hara, provides a place for actors, directors, playwrights and technicians to develop their craft in a caring, nurturing, professional environment. Five to seven shows run weekly, including children's shows on weekends.

13th Street Repertory Company was voted the Best Off-Off Broadway Company to act with in New York City by Backstage: The Best of New York.

For more information, contact: Nick Linnehan 212-645-6677

Thirteenth Street Repertory Company, 50 West 13th Street, NYC 10011.

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