Letters from Max, a ritual

Theatre: Pershing Square Signature Center - Griffin
Status: Currently On
(February 07, 2023 - March 26, 2023 )
  • Rehearsal: January 16, 2023
  • Preview: February 7, 2023
  • Open: February 27, 2023
  • Close: March 26, 2023
Play - World Premiere
Running Time: 2hrs

Based on "Letters from Max: a Poet, a Teacher, and a Friendship," Sarah Ruhl adapts her tender and inspiring correspondence with her late student, the poet Max Ritvo. A powerful intertwining of dialogue, poetry, and ritual, Letters from Max follows the journey of a poetry teacher and her talented student as they grow and learn from each other.

Staff & Creative Team

Casting Director:

Caparelliotis Casting

Production Stage Manager:

Shelley Miles


Sarah Ruhl


Kate Whoriskey


Warren Adams


Marsha Ginsberg


Anita Yavich


Max/Tatoo Artist Angel  02/07/2023 - 03/26/2023
Sarah 02/07/2023 - 03/26/2023
Max/Tatoo Artist Angel  02/07/2023 - 03/26/2023