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Between The Threads (Jewish Women Project)

From 35 member  reviews
Members say: Thought-provoking, Ambitious, Absorbing, Confusing, Resonant

About the show

HERE presents a new devised theater piece about Jewish women in America exploring their relationship to their Judaism.  More…

The project is an interdisciplinary work that uses performance as a way to interrogate Jewish identity today by looking to the past and confronting the future. A group of six female-identified artists explore their personal history to present a collage of varied perspectives on what it means to be perennially in-between: in the intersection of tradition and modernity, power, and oppression. 


Member Reviews (35)

MEMBERS SAY:

Thought-provoking, Ambitious, Absorbing, Confusing, Resonant

46
Quirky, Slow, Confusing

See it if You want to see bright, talented young women trying to create something meaningful

Don't see it if If you want an understandable plot or message


January 25th, 2019
"In just 75 minutes, the Jewish Women Project's 'Between the Threads' reveals a treasure trove of Jewish culture, lore, feminine wisdom and history. The seven women who together have written and staged 'Between the Threads' have created a tight-knit work full of love, drama, humor and truth, a ta...
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February 21st, 2019
"Honest and unflinching...It was all beautifully written, sometimes very raw, sometimes hopeful, even humorous. The six women were a perfect ensemble, working together seamlessly and almost as one being on the stage. The abstract movement and violin music added wonderfully to the piece...The two ...
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"Superb...The women make direct eye contact with the audience, reaching out for catharsis, and it’s easy to respond to them as they lay their feelings bare with humor and intelligence. In some way they recall Tevye's daugthers...trying to find their place in Judaism and the world outside. It’s no...
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