|DARKNESS OF LIGHT: CONFESSIONS OF A RUSSIAN TRAVELER|
DOL PRODUCTIONS AND PIVOT PRODUCTIONS
Proudly Presents the World Premiere of
DARKNESS OF LIGHT:
CONFESSIONS OF A RUSSIAN TRAVELER
Written and Directed by ALEXANDER KALETSKI and MICHAEL MAILER
Based on the novel “Darkness of Light” by ALEXANDER KALETSKI
Nikolai Rodnin – a Russian artist and Soviet defector – takes on the world one conquest at a time.
MARCH 30 – APRIL 16, 2023 AT THE 36TH STREET THEATRE
OPENING NIGHT IS SATURDAY, APRIL 1 AT 8 P.M.
TICKETS ON SALE NOW AT DARKNESSOFLIGHT.COM
|DOL PRODUCTIONS and PIVOT PRODUCTIONS are pleased to announce the world premiere production of Alexander Kaletski’s DARKNESS OF LIGHT: Confessions of a Russian Traveler, directed by Michael Mailer (The Minute You Wake Up Dead with Morgan Freeman, Heart of Champions with Michael Shannon, Blind with Alec Baldwin and Demi Moore) in his legit debut. DARKNESS OF LIGHT will play a limited engagement at The 36th Street Theatre (312 W 36th St. 4th floor, New York, NY 10018). Performances begin Thursday, March 30, and continue through Sunday, April 16. Opening Night is Saturday, April 1 (8 p.m.). Tickets are $25 and available darknessoflight.com. |
Based on Alexander Kaletski’s semi-autobiographical novel, “Darkness of Light”, the play follows Nikolai Rodnin, a Russian painter and Soviet Defector, chronicling his sexual relationships with women throughout his life. Fighting not to lose his artistic soul, Nikolai travels around the world, while facing the pull to return to Moscow and finish what he started.
The production stars Jonathan Glass as Nikolai Rodnin, Alexander Yuille Elmaleh as Sergei, Sarah DeBaets as Anya, Audrey Claire Wilson as Monique, and Christopher Pasi as Max.
The production features scenic design by TJ Jacob. Lighting, projection and sound design by Anneke J. Thompson and Alexis Kitchmire. Stage management by Emily Cohen and Publicity by Katie Rosin/Kampfire PR.
DARKNESS OF LIGHT: CONFESSIONS OF A RUSSIAN TRAVELER plays the following regular schedule through Sunday, April 16:
Thursdays at 8 p.m.
Fridays at 8 p.m.
Saturdays at 8 p.m.
Sundays at 2 p.m.
Tickets are $25 and available darknessoflight.com. Tickets can also be purchased at the theater a half-hour prior to the performance.
Running Time: 105 minutes (with a fifteen-minute intermission)