By Carey Purcell
15 May 2013
The cast includes Drama Desk Award winner Reed Birney, Ephraim Birney, Curzon Dobell, Tony Award nominee Enid Graham, Jonathan Hova and Obie and Lortel Award winner Francis Jue. Carolyn Cantor directs.
"Max, a musically gifted high school student, is falling off the edge of the world, and the only person who notices is his biology teacher," press notes state. "Song of Extinction is a play about the science of life and loss, the relationships between fathers and sons, Cambodian fields, Bolivian rainforests and redemption."
Page 73 Productions is an Off-Broadway company dedicated to producing and developing works by early-career playwrights.
The reading of Song of Extinction is free and open to the public, but reservations are required. Reservations and more information can be found by visiting page73.org/tickets.