Our Town Tribute Our Suburb Tackles Interfaith Teen Romance
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The last date listed for Our Suburb was Sunday January 12, 2014 / 7:30pm.
Currently at Theater J at Goldman Theater
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Inspired by the true story of Rabbi Menachem Youlus, the self-dubbed "Jewish Indiana Jones," G-d' … More
Reviews & Ratings
Featured review from Eddie E.Red Velvet
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The play's Our Town structure is strongest in the beginning. It soon turns into a story about the Holocaust and the proposed Nazi march in Skokie, Illinois in 1977. While an interreligious teenage romance is also centraal, the 1977 conflicts re intermarriage are not developed.
The acting, as is generally the case at Theater J, is excellent. However, the play needs major rewrites to deal with chronological confusion and historical inaccuracies.
Still, the evening was quite entertaining, tghe reason for the four star review.