Theater: Musicals

'Lies My Father Told Me'

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National Yiddish Theatre - Folksbiene
Bryna Wasserman, Executive Director; Zalmen Mlotek, Artistic Director.

Production Description

Casting "Lies My Father Told Me," to be presented as part of the National Yiddish Theatre's 2013-14 season. This new musical based on the Academy-award winning film makes its U.S. premiere Off Broadway this November. The show is both a whimsical and moving coming-of-age story following three generations in an immigrant family on the Lower East Side during “The Roaring 20s,” when American immigration pushed forward in its final wave, and an assimilated country pushed back on immigration even harder.

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Rehearsals (for Zaida, Younger David, Harry, and Annie only) begin Oct. 14; Rehearsals for the full company begin Oct. 21. Performances run Nov. 10-Dec. 15 at the Baruch Performing Arts Center in New York City.

Compensation & Union Contract Details

Pays $450/wk. Equity Folksbiene Agreement.


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