The Bench, A Homeless Love Story Buy Tickets 

Written and Performed by Robert GalinskyConnecticut

Sat 10/5 7:30pm

drama, 60 min.

Based on true stories and real people, this show explores the emotional heartbreak of five individuals experiencing homelessness in New York City in the late 1980s. With brutal honesty and absurd humor, Robert Galinsky transforms himself into five equally incorrigible and lovable people whose lives become forever entwined, on the bench. Director: Jay O. Sanders. Producer: Terry Schnuck. Co-Presenters: Chris Noth & Barry “Shabaka” Henley. Set and Graphic Novel Design: Daphne Arthur. Sound Design: Deep Singh. Show image by Quinton Cameron. Recommended for: adults only (not suitable for children), theatre community, LGBTQ community, fans of Anna Deavere Smith. Links: show, artist, video, facebook, twitter, instagram, related, related2.

2019 United Solo is the world’s largest solo theatre festival, currently in its 10th anniversary season. All shows are staged at Theatre Row: 410 West 42nd Street, New York City. TICKETS, with a price of $45 (plus a $2.25 Theatre Restoration Charge) are available at the Theatre Row Box Office and online through Telecharge at You may also call Telecharge at 212-239-6200. When placing your reservation, please provide: the FESTIVAL name (United Solo Theatre Festival), the name of THEATRE (Theatre Row – The Studio Theatre), and the specific DAY and TIME of SHOW you would like to see.