Feldshuh to helm industry reading

'Women's Minyan' makes New York bow

Thesp Tovah Feldshuh tries her hand at directing with an upcoming industry reading of “Women’s Minyan,” a play by American-born, Jerusalem-based scribe Naomi Ragen.

Set in Israel, the storyline centers on a woman who confronts the rabbinical courts after she leaves her abusive husband. Decade-old show, which makes its Gotham preem with the reading, bowed at Israel’s National Theater and ran for more than 400 perfs.

Recent Broadway credits for legit vet Feldshuh include “Golda’s Balcony” and “Irena’s Vow.”

The reading is produced by One Circle Prods., led by a.d. Mira Tzur. The company has partnered with victims’ service org Safe Horizon on the project.

Reading is set for May 9 at the Off Broadway’s Westside Theater.

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Legit News from Variety

Loading