Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish is the winner of a Drama Desk Award, an Outer Critics Circle Award, an Off-Broadway Alliance Award, and a NY Drama Critics' Circle Award special citation and has been nominated for Lucille Lortel Awards, Drama League Awards, and a Chita Rivera Award!
Previews July 24-28, 2019; Performances July 29-August 18, 2019
On the eve of the Holocaust, many left Europe for Palestine to save themselves.
Very few went back to save others.
A PLAY WITH MUSIC AND SONG
An award-winning play written and directed by David Schechter.
Developed in collaboration with Lori Wilner.
Based upon the diaries and poems of Hannah Senesh, translated from the Hungarian by Marta Cohn & Peter Hay.
Music composed and arranged by Steven Lutvak.
"One, Two, Three" composed by Elizabeth Swados.
INTRODUCING LEXI RABADI as Hannah Senesh/Catherine Senesh
By Millard Lampell
From the novel by John Hersey
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at 7 PM
This staged reading of the Broadway play with songs by Millard Lampell is based on the novel by John Hersey. It is the inspiring story of forty men and women who escape the Warsaw Ghetto, facing the Nazi persecution and their own struggles against dehumanizing cruelty. “The Wall (Lampell)” is presented by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc., a Concord Theatricals Company.
FREE staged reading
THE MIRACLE IN THE WARSAW GHETTO (DER NES IN GETO)
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 7 PM
A staged reading of a play by H. Leivick, remarkably written just 18 months after the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising. It is an historic dramatic account of the brave resistance of a small group of Jews who kept an implacable enemy at bay for 30 days, told through one family and their neighbors.
In Yiddish with English subtitles.
FREE staged reading (RSVP Required)