A theatrical new work, A Second Sam spans 80 years and three generations. Elyse Edelman tells the story of her grandfather and his journey from WWII soldier and young father to patriarch of a large family. Sam writes his wife about the weather, playing basketball, and the promise of someday eating ice cream back home. 65 years later, his granddaughter discovers 1,176 love letters and the man she never knew.
A Luminous Theatre production at the Chicago Fringe Festival.