Sun, Jul 30|
Upper Jay Art Center and Recovery Lounge
Becoming Dr. Ruth, a play by Mark St. Germain
Time & Location
Jul 30, 2017, 7:00 PM
Upper Jay Art Center and Recovery Lounge, 12198 Old Rte 9n, Upper Jay, NY 12987, USA
About the Event
Starring visiting guest artist Anne O'Sullivan. Everyone knows Dr. Ruth Westheimer from a career as a pioneering radio and television sex therapist. Few however, know the incredible journey that preceded it. From fleeing the Nazis in the kindertransport and joining the Haganah in Jerusalem as a scout and sniper, to her struggles to succeed as a single mother coming to America, Becoming Dr. Ruth is filled with the humor, honesty, and life-affirming spirit of Karola Ruth Siegel, the girl who became "Dr. Ruth", America's most famous sex therapist.