"SEE IT! Big-hearted...wickedly funny! You leave the theater buoyant!"
-Elisabeth Vincentelli, New York Post
"Crisply funny! A terrific ensemble cast...Wonderful performances!"
-Charles Isherwood, The New York Times
a New York premiere by Ike Holter
directed by Kip Fagan
presented by Primary Stages and Catherine Adler & Jamie deRoy
in association with Philadelphia Theatre Company
A fiery, riveting work from the award-winning writer of Hit the Wall, about the chaotic final days of an urban public high school, Exit Strategy is a taut, edge-of-your-seat drama about the future of public education from a vital new voice in American playwriting. Named "Chicagoan of the Year in Theater" by the Chicago Tribune, Ike Holter brings his "thrilling, beautiful" new play to Primary Stages for its New York Premiere after winning rave reviews for extended sold-out runs in Chicago and Philadelphia. Produced in association with Philadelphia Theater Company, Exit Strategy is directed by Kip Fagan, whose recent credits include Grand Concourse and The Revisionist.
Featuring Michael Cullen, Aimé Donna Kelly, Rey Lucas, Deirdre Madigan, Christina Nieves, Brandon J. Pierce, Ryan Spahn.
Scenic Design by Andrew Boyce, Costume Design by Jessica Pabst, Lighting Design by Thom Weaver, Sound Design by Daniel Perelstein, Casting by Stephanie Klapper Casting.
March 30 - May 6