OLD JEWS TELLING JOKES

by Peter Gethers and Daniel Okrent
Jewish humor is everyone's humor, and the laughs never stop in this something-for-everyone New York hit. Learn why "kvelling is better than kvetching" in this gleeful ode to humor that will have you laughing till you plotz
  • Genre: Comedy
  • Running Time: 85-95m
  • Cast: 2 f, 3 m
Reviews

The New Yorker

"Edgy, intimate, and authentic! The laughs-per-minute average is as high as anything you'll find on stage."

Jason Zinoman, The New York Times

"A winning concept executed deftly with affection, celebrating many glorious traditions."

Joe Dziemianowicz, New York Daily News

"A kosher-pickle barrel of laughs. Proves that funny bones are nondenominational."

Production History
PERFORMANCE DATES PRODUCTION GROUP LOCATION
Jan 7, 2016 - Feb 13, 2016 Live Theatre Workshop Tucson, AZ
May 2, 2015 - May 10, 2015 Orchard Street Productions, LLC. Nashville, TN
Apr 26, 2015 - Apr 26, 2015 Orchard Street Productions, LLC. Cincinnati, OH
Mar 11, 2015 - Mar 15, 2015 Gordon Center for the Performing Arts (Playhouse Productions) Owings Mills, MD
Nov 26, 2014 - Dec 21, 2014 Jewish Ensemble Theatre West Bloomfield, MI
Nov 1, 2014 - Dec 28, 2014 Broward Stage Door Theatre (Mazel Musical, Inc.) Broward Country, FL
Oct 23, 2014 - Nov 23, 2014 The Phoenix Theatre Indianapolis, IN
Oct 23, 2014 - Nov 16, 2014 Jewish Repertory Theatre Getzville, NY
Oct 8, 2014 - Nov 30, 2014 Penn's Landing Playhouse (Playhouse Productions) Philadelphia, PA
May 8, 2014 - Jun 1, 2014 New Jewish Theatre St. Louis, MO
Apr 23, 2014 - May 25, 2014 San Diego Rep (Playhouse Productions) San Diego, CA
Mar 6, 2014 - Apr 27, 2014 Downstairs Cabaret Theatre Brighton, NY
Sep 24, 2013 - Feb 16, 2014 The Royal George Theatre Chicago, IL
May 20, 2012 - Sep 15, 2013 Westside Theatre New York, NY