Memories die hard.
By: Richard Atkins
Directed by: Ellen Jones
Dramaturgy by: Mark Medoff
Show dates: May 11 – 21, 2017
When a landmark New York City delicatessen falls on hard times in 1972, the Jewish owners, both concentration camp survivors, are stunned to discover a new, German delicatessen preparing to open its doors across the street…
Richard Atkins (David Shapiro) This is Richard’s first appearance at Centre Stage. Atkins realized early on, “you have to be a triple threat in showbiz.” As a pianist, he was Guy Lombardo’s pianist and one of New York City’s top society cocktail players. As an actor, he has performed Off-Broadway, regional and in summer stock venues. As a playwright, he has written 15 plays & 7 musicals.
Partially sponsored by The SC Counsel On The Holocaust