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Adapted, Choreographed and Directed By Eleanor Reissa. Musical Score Compiled by Chana Mlotek with Zalmen Mlotek and Eleanor Reissa. Based on the play "Hershele Ostropolyer" written by Moyshe Gershenson. Later adapted by Joseph Glickson. A Comic Tale Full of Song, Wit and Meshugene Antics. Before the Marx Brothers, there was "Hershele", a beloved folk hero and compassionate jester who battles injustice armed only with his wits. In this comic tale full of song, Hershele mobilizes a community to overcome the greedy desires of a villain who stands in the way of young love. The lively music and "meshugene" antics will inspire gales of laughter, set toes tapping and make for a truly memorable evening at the theater. Group Sales: Itzy Firestone 212-213-2120 x 204 THIS SHOW WILL BE PERFORMED IN YIDDISH WITH ENGLISH AND RUSSIAN SUPERTITLES.

Show Details

  • Running Time:1hr 30min
  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:Baruch Performing Arts Center, Off-Broadway

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