The Whole Megillah celebrates new plays that are “unapologetically” Jewish and express the entire gamut of Jewish ideas, affiliations, and experiences.
Thursday, July 6, 7:30 pm and Sunday, July 9, 2:00 pm @ The Dea Hurston New Village Arts Center.
Thursday, July 6 at 7:30 PM
A musical collaboration between writer/composer Yale Strom and writer/director Todd Salovey, this concert reading traces how Bella and Marc Chagall becoming refugees affected their lives and art.
Hereville – A New Jewish Musical
Sunday, July 9 at 2 PM
Book by Robby Sandler with Jess Kaufman
Music by Lizzie Hagstedt
Lyrics by Robby Sandler
Based on the Hereville graphic novels by Barry Deutsch
Co-produced by Kids On Stage Productions
This family friendly musical is about an Orthodox Jewish girl who hasn’t quite figured out how to live with her stepmother … or without her mama. When she meets a witch outside of town, she unleashes a series of events that can only be solved by someone exactly like her (or so she hopes!)