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16 Star Starred
Sabes Theater at the JCC
4330 Cedar Lake Road S. Minneapolis, MN 55416
952-381-3400
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"Oy!"
12 ratings
3.6 average rating
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1 review
0 stars
attended May 14 2011

Funny play that has gentle fun with Jewish cultural stereotypes. A great entertainment value.

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18 reviews
2 stars
attended May 21 2011

Mini plays were good and some dragged on way too long like god vs world. Acting was ok, not spectacular but I did not expect Broadway.

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5 reviews
2 stars
attended May 15 2011

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

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Quotes & Highlights

“Highly entertaining — from some of these sketches you could kvell!”  —The New York Times

Description

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.

Tamar Eisenman Sh*t-Faced Shakespeare: <em>A Midsummer Night's Dream</em> Joke Joint Comedy Club <em>Loyce Houlton's Nutcracker Fantasy</em> <em>Black Nativity</em> The Brave New Workshop's 2016 Holiday Show: <em>What The Elf!?</em> <em>What Fools These Mortals Be</em> <em>A Don't Hug Me Christmas Carol</em> <em>The Littlest Angel</em> <em>A Klingon Christmas Carol</em> <em>Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day</em>