92nd Street Y to Offer Panel Discussion on Sixteen Wounded with Hirsch

News   92nd Street Y to Offer Panel Discussion on Sixteen Wounded with Hirsch Manhattan's 92nd Street Y will present a panel discussion about the new play Sixteen Wounded on April 26.

Judd Hirsch in Sixteen Wounded
Judd Hirsch in Sixteen Wounded Photo by Joan Marcus

The discussion, held on Israel Independence Day, will feature two of the show's stars, Tony Award winner Judd Hirsch and the Broadway-debuting Omar Metwally, as well as Sixteen Wounded playwright Eliam Kraiem. Also on board for the 8:15 evening is Bruce Feiler, who penned the best selling tomes "Abraham: A Journey to the Heart of Three Faiths" and "Walking the Bible."

Two worlds collide in Sixteen Wounded when a radical Palestinian (Metwally) is hurled through the window of a Dutch bakery owned by Hans (Hirsch). The new play began previews at the Walter Kerr March 22 and will officially open April 15.

Tickets for the panel discussion are priced at $20 and are available by calling (212) 415-5500. The 92nd Street Y is located in Manhattan at 92nd Street and Lexington Avenue; visit www.92Y.org.