Copenhagen: A Play in Two Acts
Characters: 2 male, 1 female
Winner of 3 Tony Awards, including Best Play - 2000
In 1941 German physicist Werner Heisenberg went to Copenhagen to see his Danish counterpart, Niels Bohr. Together they had revolutionized atomic science in the 1920s, but now they were on opposite sides of a world war. In this incisive drama by the prominent British playwright which premiered at the Royal National Theatre in London and opened to rave reviews on Broadway, the two men meet in a situation fraught with danger in hopes of discovering why we do what we do.
"The most invigorating and ingenious play of ideas in many a year. An electrifying work of art."-The New York Times
"Superb. Dynamic."-The New Yorker
"Gripping. A brilliant play."-London Guardian
"The word "tremendous' is often used but seldom deserved. In this case it is. Copenhagen is an intellectual and theatrical tour de force."-London Times
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Plays by Michael Frayn
Copenhagen in New York
Near the beginning of his unreservedly enthusiastic review on April 12, 2000 of Michael Frayn’s play Copenhagen, the New York Times’ critic Ben Brantley ...
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sally mckay and lorna mills
Michael Frayn's very good play, Copenhagen, revolves around a strange ... So why did Heisenberg come to Copenhagen? This is the central question of the play ...
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Copenhagen Theatre Circle
Copenhagen Theatre Circle (CTC) has been providing Copenhagen audiences with high-quality drama in English for over 35 years.
Endless Knots: Returning to Copenhagen
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The Copenhagen Interpretations, Part 1 - Judith Shulevitz - Slate ...
Michael Frayn's Copenhagen is a play that asks and refuses to answer exquisitely ticklish questions. Did the head of Nazi Germany's atomic science program ...
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Michael Frayn's Copenhagen In Debate
Finn Aaserud is Director of the Niels Bohr Archive in Copenhagen. He is the author of Redirecting science: Niels Bohr, philanthropy and the rise of nuclear ...
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"Copenhagen:" Books of Interest
Michael Frayn's Copenhagen in Debate: Historical Essays and Documents on the 1941 Meeting between Niels Bohr and Werner Heisenberg. ...
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Lynda Reads: Copenhagen at the Prince George Playhouse
Copenhagen Program Detail I don't know how to thank Sue Murguly properly for her production of Michael Frayn's brilliant play, Copenhagen, at the Prince ...
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Well-cast 'Copenhagen' examines what-ifs of scientists' secret ...
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Copenhagen - MSN Encarta
Copenhagen (Danish, København), city, capital of Denmark and of Copenhagen County, a major seaport and commercial centre. The greater part of...
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