Ari Roth’s adaptation of Peter Sichrovsky’s book of the same name, Born Guilty, is a moving and elegiac play about one man’s journey into the hearts of children raised by Nazi parents. As Peter, a Jewish journalist, digs into the past, he faces psychological barriers that threaten to bury the truth forever. A Red Orchid Theatre co-production.
An L.A. Theatre Works full cast performance featuring:
Lawrence Grimm as Rainer/Susanne’s Father/Herbert/Heinz
Cammy Kelly as Anna/Rent-a-Car Agent/Sales Clerk
Sam Munoz as Anna’s Father’s Friend/Gerhard/Principal
Jeremy Piven as Deiter/Egon
Christian Stolte as Rudolf/Anna’s Father/Johannes/Horst
Becky Wahlstrom as Stefanie
Kate Walsh as Susanne/Peter’s Wife/Edda
Deirdre Waters as Sybille/Brigitte/Teacher
Fred Wellisch as Peter
Directed by Shira Piven. Recorded before a live audience at the DoubleTree Guest Suites, Chicago in April of 1996.