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Tovah Feldshuh/Ph: Carol Rosegg

ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST
June 17, 2009

By THE THEATERNEWSONLINE STAFF

Irena's Vow to close on June 28 at the Walter Kerr

And then there were.... Another Broadway show has posted a closing notice. Irena's Vow, starring Tovah Feldshuh, will depart the Broadway scene on Sunday June 28. As of closing, the show will have played 21 previews and 105 regular performances at the Walter Kerr Theatre.

Dan Gordon's play tells the true story of Irena Gut Opdyke, a Polish citizen, who acted as head housekeeper for a German major, during the Nazi occupation of Poland. In a mini-version of Schindler's List, over a two-year period, she was able to hide 12 Jewish refuges in the basement of the major's home. 

Along with Feldshuh, the cast includes Sandi Carroll, Tracee Chimo, Steven Hauck, Scott Klavan, Peter Reznikoff, Thomas Ryan, Gene Silvers, John Stanisci and Maja Wampuszyc. The director is Michael Parva.