Anxiously awaiting the return of his new wife Tekla (Anna Chancellor) from a trip, artist Adolph (Tom Burke) finds solace in the words of a stranger (Owen Teale). But comfort soon turns to destruction as old wounds are opened, insecurities are laid bare and former debts are settled.
Despite its period setting, Creditors is a fiercely modern take on one of Strindberg’s most explosive explorations of the battle between the sexes.
Performances are at the BAM Harvey Theater, 651 Fulton Street, April 16-May 16. Tickets are $25-$75. There will be an Artist Talk with Alan Rickman, moderated by Lynn Hirschberg, April 27 at 6 p.m. Tickets are $10. For more, call 718-636-4100 or visit www.bam.org.