Scene Dock Theatre

By Maya Arad Yasur
Directed by Lilach Dekel-Avneri

Art @ Israel Institute

In Maya Arad Yasur’s Amsterdam, a pregnant Israeli violinist sets out to trace the origins of a gas bill from 1944, which she found outside her door. Over the next 24 hours, she gradually becomes aware of the significance of her own origins in an increasingly xenophobic and misogynist environment.

Director Lilach Dekel-Avneri is a visiting artist who is at the School thanks to support from the Israel Institute, a (non-governmental) cultural organization devoted to collaborations between artists from around the world.

Performance Dates & Times

Thursday, October 10, at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, October 11, at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 12, at 2:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 12, at 8 p.m.
Sunday, October 13, at 2:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 19, at 2:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 19, at 8 p.m.
Sunday, October 20, at 2:30 p.m.


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