Inspiring Jewish Stories on Stage l The Braid / JWT Presents:
Making a Home | The Braid
A young woman rents an apartment above a 91-year-old Holocaust survivor. She is soon invited to dinner and the unlikely pair become fast friends, even as the younger woman wonders if spending so much time with her new best buddy might be thwarting her plunge into the dating pool. Will she find time to meet Mr. Right? Will the older woman accept a young man into her life, and vice versa? As these questions are answered, the unforgettable bubbe shares priceless and treasured life lessons.
Produced by The Braid/Jewish Women’s Theatre
True story, Drama
Up Next in Series 1 | "Doing What's Right"
A Sister's Secret | The Braid
At the age of four, Susan’s eight-year-old sister, Jeanne, suddenly dies from a fall on ice, and her family casts off all connections to Judaism. Her parents “couldn’t live with a God who took their beloved firstborn daughter.” Diane, a new sister, is born 14 months after the tragedy, but their r...
The Chairs | The Braid
A 90-year-old tenant in a rent-controlled apartment building becomes an activist when the new manager of her building removes the chairs in the lobby, critically necessary for the many elderly residents who cannot stand while waiting for rides. When she confronts the manager, he tells her there ...