BySamara Weiss

Samara Weiss usually writes plays, which are occasionally produced. She's entertaining herself by keeping a tumblr for one which opens March 20th here. There is a link to tickets on the top of the page, but you can also get them here.

  1. There's true history in this family history – the kind that can be documented by ships' manifests and fascists under oath at their own trials – but there is also family history, the kind where cousins and in-laws insist the other one is wrong, misremembering, incorrigible. Wry old men snort and amused old ladies "tch!" So we understand each other going on. Heinrich Weiss, my great-grandfather, was a brilliant jeweler, but was by all reports…