The Hearing


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Hearing
, co-translated by Israeli Stage House-Translator Natalie Fainstein and Guy Ben-Aharon, will receive its American Premiere on November 12th at 3PM and 7PM at Emerson College’s Paramount Center, and on November 20th at 6:30PM at Temple Israel of Boston in celebration of Israeli Stage’s 7th birthday. The piece, featuring Lonnie Farmer, Maureen Keiller, Melinda Lopez and Nael Nacer, brings up questions of freedom of speech in educational settings. As is tradition in Israeli Stage, formidable experts are secured to lead dialogues; Dr. Bob Weintraub, former Headmaster of Brookline High School, Lee Pelton, President of Emerson College, Annissa Essaibi-George, Boston City Councilor at Large, Jeff Weiss, President of Lesley University, Lawrence Summers, President Emeritus at Harvard University. JewishBoston.com featured The Hearing as a way progressive docu-drama; a full page spread in The Brookline Tab said The Hearing is emblematic of Israeli Stage’s mission.

 

Category 2017-18 Season