Why is this night different from all other nights?” Because tonight is the night Christina's family gathers to celebrate the holiday and being home together--but nothing is ever easy, especially family. As tensions emerge about the meaning of Passover, the value of life, and the shadow of death which symbolically “passes over” their house, each of them discovers that these tensions are what bind them together. "The Face In The Reeds" is a play about freedom, family, and forgiveness. And of course, this being a Jewish family, it is also a comedy. We're all going to die, but first, "let's eat!