Wiesenthal is the sensational off Broadway play capturing the extraordinary life of Holocaust survivor and Nazi hunter Simon Wiesenthal. After the end of World War II, Simon Wiesenthal dedicated his life to bringing over 1100 Nazi war criminals to justice, including aiding in the capture Adolph Eichmann, one of the chief orchestrators of the Holocaust.
In this one-man theatrical achievement, actor and writer Tom Dugan gives an award winning performance as he embodies this historic hero in his meticulous investigations and unwavering pursuit of justice. Wiesenthal presents a serious subject with nobility, intelligence and humor. The play allows audiences a rare opportunity to go beyond history books and achieve a better understanding of the complexities in the aftermath of the Holocaust.
Since its debut, Wiesenthal won the Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award, three Ovation Award nominations, nominations for the New York Drama Desk Award and Drama Critics' Circle Award and was featured on PBS' Theatre Close-Up.
Wiesenthal is produced by Jay Kholos and Directed by Jenny Sullivan.