Actress Andi Potamkin, who payed the role of Annie in The Soap Myth

The Soap Myth

Jeff Cohen
National Jewish Theater
Directed by Arnold Mittelman

Andi Potamkin played young investigative journalist Annie Blumberg in Jeff Cohen's moving Holocaust drama The Soap Myth.

On stage in every scene, Andi discusses the parallels between her character and real life in trying to find the truth about an event that time is consigning ever further into the past.

Production duration: 10 min 10 sec

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Cast & creative team

Characters

  • Milton Saltzman
    Greg Mullavey
  • Annie Blumberg
    Andi Potamkin
  • Comic / Daniel Silver / Smirnov / Mazur / Neely
    Donald Corren
  • Esther Feinman / Brenda Goodsen
    Dee Pelletier

Team

  • Jeff Cohen
    Writer
  • Arnold Mittelman
    Director
  • David Withrow
    Costume Designer
  • Heather Wolensky
    Scenic Designer
  • Leon Levitch
    Composer
  • Jay Scott
    Lighting Designer