Highlights From Becoming Dr. Ruth Starring Debra Jo Rupp
Debra Jo Rupp (famous for TV's "That '70s Show")
stars in Becoming Dr. Ruth, the one-person show recounting the experiences of Dr. Ruth Westheimer. From fleeing the Nazis in the Kindertransport and joining the Haganah in Jerusalem as a scout and sniper, to her struggles to succeed as a single mother coming to America, to her world-wide fame as a radio and television sex therapist, her life took incredible twists and turns. See the Playbill Photo Call from the show.
When her father dies unexpectedly, graphic novelist Alison dives deep into her past to tell the story of the volatile, brilliant, one-of-a-kind man whose temperament and secrets defined her family and her life.