The Pianist of Willesden Lane
June 17 – 30, 2017
Based on the book "The Children of Willesden Lane" by Mona Golabek and Lee Cohen
Adapted and directed by Hershey Felder
Last season's sold-out hit The Pianist of Willesden Lane is back for a limited premier engagement!
Set in Vienna in 1938 and in London during the Blitzkrieg, The Pianist of Willesden Lane tells the true and inspirational story of Lisa Jura, a young Jewish musician whose dreams are interrupted by the Nazi regime. In this poignant show, Grammy-nominated pianist Mona Golabek performs some of the world’s most stunning music by composers such as Beethoven, Bach and Chopin, while sharing her mother’s riveting true story of survival. Pianist is infused with hope and invokes the life-affirming power of music.
Approximately 90 minutes; no intermission.
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The Pianist of Willesden Lane is a limited premier engagement outside of the regular 2016-2017 season. Vouchers, promotional codes and coupons are not accepted for this production.
The Pianist of Willesden Lane is recommended for ages 12+. Children under 6 are not permitted at any production.
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