LAST TREE IN JERUSALEM / A PAGE OF TALMUD Two Plays By: Dani Horowitz
Dec 5, 7:30pm-9:30pm
TheaterLab, 357 West 36th Street, 3rd Floor

Riven by internal strife, ecological disaster, and interference from foreign powers, can society survive? Set nearly two millennia ago but still resonant today, acclaimed Israeli playwright Dani Horowitz’s interrelated plays Last Tree in Jerusalem (world premiere translation) and A Page of Talmud tell the seminal Talmudic stories “Kamtza and Bar Kamtza” and “The Oven of Achnai.” These timely Jewish stories examine the cost of humiliation and explore what it means to be a member of a community, to be a leader, to have moral courage, and to resist. Wednesday December 4th, 2019-Sunday December 15th, 2019 Monday-Thursday at 7:30pm Saturday at 8pm Sunday at 3pm $25 in advance, $30 at the door

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LAST TREE IN JERUSALEM / A PAGE OF TALMUD Two Plays By: Dani Horowitz Translated from the Hebrew by: Yoni Oppenheim (Last Tree in Jerusalem) Michael Posnick and Yael Feldman (A Page of Talmud) featuring: Michal Azulay-Greenberg Michal Birnbaum Yoni Bronstein* Shara Feit Jay Ben Markson* Directed by: Yoni Oppenheim *These actors appearing courtesy of Actors’ Equity Association Equity Approved Showcase 24/6: A Jewish Theater Company’s production of Last Tree in Jerusalem / A Page of Talmud is made possible in part with public funds from Creative Engagement, supported by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and administered by LMCC TLAB SHARES invites guest artists to produce their work in our space at affordable rates. Theaterlab reviews and selects all TLAB SHARES artists based on the Company’s compatibility with Theaterlab’s mission and aesthetic, a proven history of artistically and aesthetically ambitious productions, and a vision for utilizing our white box Theater in a way that supports and elevates their work. Applications for TLAB Shares are accepted on a rolling basis and should be emailed to info@theaterlabnyc.com.

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