I’m doing a course on Jewish Playwrights

by Lynn on November 30, 2022

in The Passionate Playgoer

Hi Folks,

I’m doing this course at the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre by Zoom, on Jewish Playwrights in January. Please check it out:

Community Programs: Arts & Culture 2022-23TheatreTalks and Presentations


Influential Jewish Playwrights: What Comes First, Being a Playwright or a Jew?Register for the session

 Purchase as drop-in via the calendar below

Start date: Monday, January 16 2023.


 On Monday from 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM.

 From 1/16/2023 until 1/30/2023

Location: MNjcc Zoom Meeting


Is there a distinction between being a Jewish playwright and a playwright who is Jewish? What comes first, being a playwright or being a Jew? Or are they entwined? Is it obvious in the work? Is there such a thing as a Jewish theatrical sensibility? Learn about some of the most influential European, American and Canadian playwrights and their theatrical works that have made a difference. This virtual series willl be recorded.       

Guest speaker: theatre critic Lynn Slotkin 


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