badjews

For a chance to win a double pass to see Bad Jew on 17th May April at 8:00pm, simply send a email with Bad Jew in the subject line and your name in body of email to [email protected] by 12th May.

After a sellout Melbourne season last year, Aleksandar Vass and Vass Theatre Group along with Alex Theatre St Kilda are excited to announce the return of Broadway and West End hit Bad Jews to the Alex Theatre, St Kilda. Due to popular demand, the critically acclaimed, all-Australian production, Bad Jews returns from 17 May for a strictly limited season in Sydney, and Brisbane.

The play was widely embraced by Melbourne’s critics, Melbourne’s Jewish community and the greater Melbourne arts and theatre audiences. Now those who missed their chance have another opportunity to witness this hilarious, edgy black comedy.

Their beloved grandfather has died and a treasured family heirloom with religious significance is up for grabs in the Feygenbaum family. But who is most deserving of it? Bossy, overbearing, fanatically religious Daphna, who swears she is the most devout Jew in her family? Her wealthy,
less observant cousin Liam, who’s just returned from skiing with his non-Jewish girlfriend, Melody? Or Jonah, Liam’s brother, who would prefer not to get involved in the fight?

A cramped Manhattan apartment becomes the setting for a viciously hilarious quarrel about family, faith and legacy as the contenders set at each other’s throats on the night after the funeral.

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