The Ben Hecht Show Bestseller   Buy Tickets 

Written and Performed by James ShermanIllinois

Mon 10/23 7:30pm

drama, 90 min.

Ben Hecht achieved great fame as a playwright (The Front Page, The Twentieth Century) and screenwriter (Nothing Sacred, Wuthering Heights, Gone With the Wind). Relating excerpts from his memoirs, Hecht describes his own upbringing as an assimilated American Jew and his activities in support of European Jewry and the creation of Israel. Director: Dennis Zacek. Recommended for: adults, theatre community, Jewish community. Links: show, artist, video.

2017 United Solo is the world’s largest solo theatre festival, currently in its 8th season. All shows are staged at Theatre Row: 410 West 42nd Street, New York City. TICKETS, with a price of $35 (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.