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From Aaron Sorkin, the creator of The West Wing and A Few Good Men comes this fascinating new play direct from Broadway. Two ambitious visionaries — Philo T. Farnsworth, an Idaho farmboy, and David Sarnoff, head of RCA — battle through corporate espionage, family tragedy, financial disaster and the thrill of discovery for the rights to one of the greatest inventions of all time: the television.
The Farnsworth Invention
Dates and Times
Must Close July 24
Wednesdays at 7:30 pm
Thursdays at 7:30 pm
Fridays at 8 pm
Saturdays at 4 pm & 8:30 pm
Sundays at 2 pm
NOTE: No performances on
Sundays 6/27 & 7/4
Approximately 2 hours 20 minutes
with one intermission
into existence and changed the world
in the process.
Who dreams that
big nowadays?" — nytheatre.com