AN AWARD-WINNING PRODUCTION FROM ISRAEL!!
Date: June 13-17, 2015
Location: MAI (Montréal, arts interculturels), 3680 Jeanne-Mance
“Gimpel the Fool” takes the classic Yiddish story by Nobel prize laureate I B Singer, uses klezmer music to create a surrealistic theatrical presentation.
Gimpel’s belief in God and human goodness has inspired audiences throughout the world.
“An Artform on its own terms” – Edinburgh Guide
“5 Stars- Best of the Fest” – Winnipeg Free Press
Choreography: Ilana Cohen
Playwright: I B Singer
Composer: Ron Wiseman
Director: Howard Rypp
Other collaborators: Translator-Saul Bellow