Eisenhower: This Piece of Ground
READ OUR RAVE REVIEWS!!!
"EISENHOWER showcases a tour-de-force performance
by the talented John Rubinstein."
-- LA Splash
"It is a historic masterpiece from playwright Richard Hellesen."
-- Entertainment Today
"The actor’s energy and passion never wane
under the unobtrusive, smooth direction of Peter Ellenstein."
-- Stage Raw
""Theatre West is the oldest extant venue in Los Angeles
and has yet again revealed its high standards in this play."
-- Curtain Up
Tony Award Winner in a World Premiere about our 34th President!
A new play starring Tony-Winner John Rubinstein in a one-person play about Dwight D. Eisenhower, President, War Hero, Philosopher. His leadership rebuilding Europe and waging peace in the Cold War offers unique and informative perspectives on the troubles facing America and the world today.
Previews: October 23 & 27
Opens: October 28 - November 20, 2022
Friday-Saturdays at 8pm
Sundays at 2pm
Post-Show Discussions with the Director and Star after the November 4th, 12th, 13th, and 18th shows.
ASL Interpreted show on November 11th.
Written by: Richard Hellesen
Directed and Produced by: Peter Ellenstein
John Rubinstein as Eisenhower
Set Concept: Pierre Vuilleumier and Alicia Maccarone | Set Realization: Ernest McDaniel | Costume Design: Doug Spesert | Lighting Design: Esquire Jauchem
Projection Design: Joe Huppert | Technical Supervisor: Malcolm Wilson | Publicity: Sandra Kuker and Phil Sokoloff
Theatre West Managing Director: Eugene J. Hutchins