6 PLAYS FOR YEAR 6.
JUSTICE. ACTION. FAITH.
POLITICS. DIVERSITY. QUESTIONING.
OPEN: Festival of New Jewish Theater at the 14th Street Y
Ivanka and Jared on Shabbat? Check.
The Alt Right in Europe? Check.
Trans history and the Mt. Carmel cemetery? Check.
Black Jews at a white wedding? Clifford Odets in Yiddish? Check and check.
World Premiere plays, stellar talent, plus the NY Premiere of 2017 Jewish Playwriting Contest Winner BAR MITZVAH BOY by Canadian writer Mark Leiren-Young. Tickets are free (suggested donation $18), but seats are limited. The most innovative ideas, the most exciting young talent, and the most diverse array of perspectives in contemporary Jewish theater