In recent years, theater has tended toward the irreverent, but director Peter Brook offers an unusually worshipful view of faith (if not the church) in this play, which stages The Grand Inquisitor, an excerpt from Dostoevskys The Brothers Karamazov. This brief, two-character piece pits a representative of the Spanish Inquisition against a silent, infinitely compassionate man who may well embody Christ returned to earth.
Wednesdays-Fridays, 8 p.m.; Saturdays, 2 & 8 p.m.; Sundays, 3 & 7 p.m.; Tuesdays, 7 p.m. Starts: Oct. 22. Continues through Nov. 30, 2008
Get the ICYMI: Today's Top Stories Newsletter Our daily newsletter delivers quick clicks to keep you in the know
Catch up on the day's news and stay informed with our daily digest of the most popular news, music, food and arts stories in New York, delivered to your inbox.