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Ayn Rand's Anthem is now a play! 
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Ayn Rand's Anthem is now a play! It will be performed in NYC for 10 weeks, this is the first I have heard of this stage adaptation of her novella, but here is the website:

http://www.anthemtheplay.com/


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Here is a great write-up on the play, full of info, and links to cast:
http://offbroadway.broadwayworld.com/ar ... 1-20130730


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Post Re: Ayn Rand's Anthem is now a play!
If anyone in NYC sees a billboard there advertising for this play, I helped make it possible with a contribution. The spot was $15,000.00

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It's now up!!!

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Post Re: Ayn Rand's Anthem is now a play!
The Wall Street Journal blogs about this play here:

blogs.wsj.com/speakeasy/2013/09/28/ayn- ... -broadway/

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The stage adaptation of Ayn Rand’s novel “Anthem” started in previews this week Off-Broadway at the Jerome Robbins Theater. Playwright and composer Jeff Britting hopes the play also serves as a springboard for a “cultural conversation” about Rand’s ideas and philosophy.

Britting, who adapted the novel for the stage and composed an incidental music score for the production, believes the story of two young people born in a totalitarian world where the word “I” doesn’t exist will resonate with audiences and encourage them to stay for discussions after the 90-minute performance.


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Now being performed, here is the official trailer:

www.youtube.com/watch?v=R_o8LbJ-u9g

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R_o8LbJ-u9g


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