New Israel Fund is the leading organization committed
to equality and democracy for all Israelis.
Please join New Israel Fund and Congregation Shomrei Torah for a performance reading of Wrestling Jerusalem, a play about an American boy and a question of conscience. Written and performed by Aaron Davidman, this poignant piece captures the feelings so many of us grapple with in our evolving relationship with Israel. I warmly encourage you to attend, and please bring a friend!
Saturday, June 15
6:00 pm- Wine, cheese & shmoozing with the playright
7:00 pm- Performance and group discussion
Congregation Shomrei Torah
2600 Bennett Valley Road
Santa Rosa, CA 95404 (MAP)
Space is limited!
From Socialist summer camp in New York to the Western Wall in Jerusalem to the Separation Barrier in the West Bank, one performer brings together different voices from America, Israel and Palestine to address some of the most provocative issues of our time. Commissioned by Theatre J of Washington D.C. and developed in part by Traveling Jewish Theater San Francisco, Sundance Institute Theater Program and Playwrights Foundation.
Aaron Davidman is a playwright, director, and actor. He served as the Artistic Director of Traveling Jewish Theater from 2002-2011.
This performance is presented in parternship with Congregation Shomrei Torah and made possible due to the generosity of John Weinstein and Heidi Stewart.