Vern Thiessen's play will begin previews Oct. 1 with an official opening set for Oct. 6. The limited engagement — directed by Ron Russell — will play through Nov. 6. Einstein's Gift, according to production notes, "centers on the relationship between Albert Einstein and Friedrich Haber, two world famous scientists who shared little in common, but each witnessed their great discoveries used for massive destruction."
The Acorn Theatre is located in Manhattan at 410 West 42nd Street. Tickets are available by calling (212) 279-4200.