Abby and Zack, young American newlyweds, have abandoned a comfortable postgraduate life in the states for Belleville, a bustling, bohemian, multicultural Parisian neighborhood. But as secrets both minor and monumental are revealed, their fraught relationship begins to unravel. Bellevilleexamines the limits of trust and dependency in a world where love can turn pathological and our most intimate relationships may not be what they seem.
"Masterly. .. Among the new crop of young American playwrights, Herzog is in a class by herself. " —Richard Zoglin, Time
"A quietly devastating play. .. Both a perceptive drama depicting the sudden fraying of a young marriage and a nail-biting psychological thriller. .. Belleville is among the most suspenseful plays I've seen in years. " —Charles Isherwood, New York Times