Inspiring Jewish Stories on Stage l The Braid / JWT Presents:
Dear Dad | The Braid
Separated in isolation due to COVID-19, Jenn yearns to spend time with her deteriorating father in a nursing facility. She misses hugging him and bringing him matzo ball soup and chocolate milkshakes, comfort foods that keep them connected. While sadness permeates her days, she is grateful for the wonderful caregivers who have now become family. She prays for the end of the pandemic and envisions a joyful reunion. Jenn’s profoundly personal and moving story is guaranteed to touch your heart.
Produced by The Braid/Jewish Women’s Theatre
True story, Drama
Up Next in Series 1 | "Doing What's Right"
God Dog / But Who Will Love Me Now? |...
Struggling with the aftermath of his mother’s death, a man takes his children to a local street fair, where they all fall in love with a Golden mix whom they adopt and name Gabby. As Gabby the dog becomes a family member, sometimes irritating and often hilarious, Robin learns a valuable lesson ab...
A Beautiful Soul | The Braid
Ronda Spinak, The Braid/Jewish Women’s Theatre’s co-founder and artistic director, takes us on a deeply personal tour of her childhood, filled with relatives who cared for her while she was growing up. As a teenager, when she finds her Uncle Jack to be an embarrassment, she realizes he is unlike...
The Middle Ground | The Braid
Decades after graduating college, a middle-aged man, David Masello, essayist and editor, reunites with his roommate’s—and sometimes his—love interest. Over dinner, he and she reminisce about the good old days and the secrets of their unusual love triangle. He recalls his mother’s relationship a...