Jewish Journal

Eric Marchese

  • Playwright’s 2nd look at 1st draft brings ‘Atonement’

    March 8, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    If it's axiomatic that art often imitates life and that writers write what they know, then what does "Atonement" say about playwright Richard Martin Hirsch?

    The 2006 play's protagonist, Elijah Stone, is a Montreal-born secular Jew who has moved to New York City and become a famed...