Shabbat Dinner by Jessica Bellamy

Date/Time

Sep 10, 2018 to Sep 15, 2018
07:00 PM until 08:30 PM

Description

In Jewish tradition, a new day begins in the evening. That is why Shabbat, the day of rest, is welcomed at sundown. You’re invited to the Bellamy family dining table, set with their finest glassware and a few charmingly mismatched spoons. In this unique (and not so traditional) dinner-turned-performance, the rituals and customs of a Shabbat dinner are recreated. Bread is broken. Family stories are offered. As the night unfolds, a community is built and then dismantled. Written by award-winning playwright Jessica BellamyShabbat Dinner weaves together poetic storytelling, live music and Bellamy’s best attempt at rekindling the taste of her Baba’s borscht. A celebration of food, family and feminism that will stay with you long after you’ve left the theatre.

‘A powerful, universal tale of love, loss and the hardship that people, and women in particular, must still endure worldwide.’ ★★★★ – ArtsHub

Director Anthony Skuse
Producers Brent Davidson & Jessica Bellamy

With Jessica Bellamy, Kirsty Marillier, Olivia Stambouliah

Supported and developed by Rocksurfers Theatre Co. and Playwriting Australia

Season
10 – 15 September


Performance Times
Monday – Friday 7pm

 

Pricing
$35

Book tickets: http://griffintheatre.com.au/whats-on/shabbat-dinner/

Cost

35

Location

View map SBW Stables Theatre
10 Nimrod Street, Kings Cross
Kings Cross, Australia

Additional Information

Phone

029-361-3817

Contact email

marketing@griffintheatre.com.au

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