Oy! -- Comedic Sketches on Being Jewish, Being Human
* Additional fees apply.
All offers for Oy! have expired.
The last date listed for Oy! was Sunday May 22, 2011 / 2:00pm.
Currently at Sabes Jewish Community Center:
- Full Price:
- Our Price:
- SOLD OUT
Sun Mee Chomet was six months old when her Korean family gave her up for adoption to an American family. How to Be a Korean Woman chronicles the acclaimed local actor, dancer and playwright's return to Seoul to meet her birth family and discover who she really is. Combining storytelling, music and movement, this hilarious, heartfelt and uniquely personal solo show explores themes of family, love, adulthood, motherhood and the universal longing to know one's past. Following a recent sold-out run at the Guthrie Theater, Chomet now brings How to Be a Korean Woman to Sabes Jewish Community Center for one show only. Learn More
Reviews & Ratings
star this review starred report as inappropriate
10 short plays demonstrating in a humorous manner the meaning of some of commonly used Yiddish words. Well acted by a large cast and generally very amusing. Some of the "little plays" went on a little long (first steam room), but overall, it was...continued
Quotes & Highlights
“Highly entertaining — from some of these sketches you could kvell!” —The New York Times
Written by Rich Orloff
Originally produced by Melting Pot Theatre Company in New York, OY! has received critical acclaim for productions with Public Theatre of South Florida, Chicago Jewish Theatre, Jewish Ensemble Theatre (Detroit), Theatre Ariel (Philadelphia), Sarasota Jewish Theater, Center Theater (Washington, D.C.), and Jewish Theatre of Bulgaria.
About the Ticket Supplier: Sabes Jewish Community CenterThe Sabes JCC is a multifaceted organization servicing the entire community. We provide programs and services in many areas including our early childhood center, health & fitness, recreation, Jewish arts & humanities, senior services, afterschool programs, day camp, special events and so much more.
The Sabes JCC is dedicated to the production of innovative, provocative and entertaining professional theatre, music, dance and collaborative arts that explore, celebrate and illuminate Jewish identity, history and culture.