Venue Details

Sabes Theater at the JCC
4330 Cedar Lake Road S. Minneapolis, MN 55416
952-381-3400
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4.9 / 5 Rated by 18 members
Review from Ron K
18 events 11 reviews

Seated in a half circle on the stage, we watched actors portray eight people hiding from the Nazis in an upstairs apartment for two years during World War II. It made one imagine what it would be like to walk in their footsteps fearing being...continued

reviewed Oct 31 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Dennis Williams
19 events 10 reviews

loved being right on stage made me feel like i was actually a part of the events.

reviewed Nov 02 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Gail Lehman
10 events 7 reviews

The performance was fabulous. The settings, sound.....everything was wonderful. I would tell everyone to see it!

reviewed Nov 03 2011 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

“Undeniably moving. It shatters the heart. The evening never lets us forget the inhuman darkness waiting to claim its incandescently human heroine.” —_The New York Times _
“An extraordinary theatrical adventure! Go and remember.” —New York Post
“…[the] new Diary is chillingly honest about the Holocaust. Wendy Kesselman’s work has restored the terror.” —New York Daily News
“Wendy Kesselman’s finely textured new Diary tells a deeper story. A sensitive, stirring and thoroughly engaging new adaptation.” —Newsday
“A powerful new version that moves the audience to gasp, then tears.” —Associated Press

Description

By Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett

Newly adapted by Wendy Kesselman

Directed by Anya Kremenetsky

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