Upper Jay Art Center / Recovery Lounge Event Information:
Becoming Dr. Ruth, a play by Mark St. Germain
Tickets - $18
Reservations: 518 837-7186
Starring visiting guest artist Anne O'Sullivan.
Everyone knows Dr. Ruth Westheimer from a career as a pioneering radio and television sex therapist. Few however, know the incredible journey that preceded it. From fleeing the Nazis in the kindertransport and joining the Haganah in Jerusalem as a scout and sniper, to her struggles to succeed as a single mother coming to America, Becoming Dr. Ruth is filled with the humor, honesty, and life-affirming spirit of Karola Ruth Siegel, the girl who became "Dr. Ruth", America's most famous sex therapist.