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When: Through 6/21: available anytime on demand

The Public Theater presents an original documentary play, produced entirely online, about frontline health-care workers in New York during the darkest days of the COVID-19 pandemic in spring of 2020. Created by Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen (The Exonerated) and directed by Blank, the play, shot using a cast of seven filmed in their homes, is derived from interviews conducted with EMTs, nurses, doctors, and others. It is available with American Sign Language interpretation here; with audio description here; and with Spanish and Chinese subtitles. For information about accessible digital content, contact

Price: Free, but donations accepted

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