The Megile of Itzik Manger @ The National Yiddish Theatre

The Megile of Itzik Manger @ The National Yiddish Theatre, Baruch Performing Arts Center, Nagelberg Theater, 55 Lexington Avenue (enter 25th Street), NY - New

 

                    March 2 – 16, 2013 Back by Popular Demand  In Yiddish with English and Russian supertitles.  Set in a spawned world of fantasy and delight, THE MEGILE OF ITZIK MANGER spins a re-imagined twist on the familiar tale of The book of Esther, filled with acrobatic thrills, magic, larger-than-life puppets, action, and dance, set under the big top. "thrillingly alive"                                    "[will] sweep you off your feet" -NY POST (Critic's Pick)                     -THE JEWISH WEEK "boasts a freshness and vitality"        "a home run!" -TIME OUT NY (Critic's Pick)             -JEWISH STANDARD "outstanding"                                         "this show I'd recommend" -CURTAIN UP                                      -NYTHEATRE.COM Book by Shmuel Bunim, Haim Hefer, Itzik Manger, Dov Seltzer Music and Lyrics by Dov Seltzer Directed by Motl Didner Choreography by Merete Muenter Musical Direction by Zalmen Mlotek Starring Stephen Mo Hannan and Avi Hoffman With Jonathan Brody, Stacey Harris, Andrew Keltz, Rebecca Keren, Jeremy Rishe, Hannah D. Scott

ADMISSION: $40 Orchestra; $35 Balcony Baruch Performing Arts Center, Nagelberg Theater 55 Lexington Avenue (enter 25th Street) NY, NY 10010 Box Office: (646) 312-5073 Group Sales and member rates call (212) 213-2120 x204