The U.S. premiere of the play Smoke of Home, written in the Terezín/Theresienstadt Ghetto by Zdeněk Eliáš and Jiří Stein, translated by Dorothy Eliáš, will take place at American University in Washington, DC, March 19-21. For information on the performance and related events (lectures, panel discussions, exhibits, etc.), see the website www.american.edu/cas/terezin/index.cfm.
Actors reading the script Smoke of Home with Dr. Gail Humphries Mardirosian, Prague, Czech Republic, spring 2009. Photo by Anthony Brenneman.