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Selfie of Ronda Spinak in a large theater, with Voyage LA logo.

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THE DREAM A kitchen table. A pot of coffee. A plate of bagels. Two women and I come together in an ordinary way to realize the extraordinary dream of creating a new theatre to give voice to Jewish women…

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Jewish theaters, and their challenges, take center stage at conference

How can theaters meet the mission of live performance when part of the audience can’t or doesn’t want to show up anymore? From Broadway to regional playhouses, the theater industry is still having a tough time recovering from the closures and distancing measures of the pandemic…

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The Braid’s “Uncovered” Filled With Emotion and Authenticity

“Uncovered,” curated, adapted and directed by The Braid’s current NEXT Emerging Artist’s Fellowship, shares ordinary people’s moments of revelation through 11 true stories and a song…

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“Onstage, stories illuminate differences between sexes.”

-J Weekly, San Francisco

“The best entertainment decision you could
make in years, see this show.”

-The Jewish Journal

“Such a good time…extremely funny.”

-Broadway World

“intimate, artful piece…”

-The Los Angeles Post

“In the wake of Paris and San Bernardino, communities have been called on for resilience. In Santa Monica, a new play demonstrates the inner workings of that process.”

-Santa Monica Mirror

“Persian women stage bittersweet memories in new play.”

-Times of Israel

“Enormous crossover appeal. A fast-paced scrapbook, funny and heartwarming … unqualified delight”

-ArtsinLA

“Enormous crossover appeal. A fast-paced scrapbook,funny and heartwarming…unqualified delight.”

-ArtsInLA

“Wonderful evening of entertainment…extremely funny.”

-Broadway World

“The best entertainment decision you could make in years.”

-The Jewish Journal

“‘Forgiveness’ raises curtain on days of Selichot.”

-St Louis Jewish Light

“Jewish Theater Group Takes on Jewish Female Stereotypes.”

-Los Angeles Times

Links to Press Articles from Past Shows

THE BRAID/JWT FAVORITES

UNCOVERED

WIDE OPEN

STAR SPANGLED SABRA

SWEET TEA & THE SOUTHERN JEW

REFUSED NO MORE

HOLY SPARKS

PERSIAN SUNRISE AMERICAN SUNSET

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FAMILY MATTERS

VIOLINS OF HOPE