A staged reading by the American Ensemble Theater (http://www.americanensemble.com)
Directed by Elise Thoron. Featuring Alex Major, Nigel Reed, and Michael Tolaydo.
The Law of Return is an original spy thriller by Martin Blank, inspired by the factual events surrounding the 1984-85 Jonathan Jay Pollard espionage case. "The Law of Return" refers to the law stating that any Jew who presents himself at an Israeli embassy seeking asylum must be taken. Once found out by the United States, Pollard leads police on a wild chase through D.C., desperately hoping to get to the Embassy of Israel and seek asylum. NVJBF runs November 2-13, with ten authors visiting from Israel and across the USA.
Event begins at 6:00PM
Presented by: Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia
Featured Artist(s): American Ensemble Theater