You Are Who You Were

Theater: ‘Dr. Ruth, All the Way’

Dr. Ruth K. Westheimer is the four-foot-seven-inch dynamo who made “sex” a household word in America through her radio show, television and books.

The matter-of-fact handling of all topics sexual informed the country and removed the mystery that had cloaked sex matters at the time. Her story of profound adversity and triumph is the focus of Mark St. Germain’s new play “Dr. Ruth, All the Way,” now at Barrington Stage’s St. Germain Stage in Pittsfield, MA.

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