Night Witches

March 20, 2020

Egyptian Theatre's YouTheatre program rehearse for a now-canceled performance run of "Night Witches," an original play written by Rachel Bublitz. The story surrounds the the group of women who were the first to fly in combat for the Soviet Union, dropping more than 23,000 tons of bombs on the Nazis during World War II. The Egyptian Theatre commissioned the play from Bublitz, who wrote the successful "Cheerleaders Vs. Aliens," which ran in May 2018. (Tanzi Propst/Park Record)