Tuesday, September 06, 2005

Nalaga'at is Back in Town!! September 15

Touching audiences from a still and silent place

A one-of-a-kind Israeli theater troupe made up of twelve deaf-blind actors and their stage interpreters has dazzled audiences and won praise from critics around the world.


If you missed it the first time (last year), you're in luck....Nalaga'at is back!

Come see this fascinating group of Deaf-Blind actors from Israel talk about their hopes and dreams!

When: September 15, 2005, 8:00 P.M.

Where: Lincoln Center's Frederick P. Rose Hall


To get tickets:

Call: (212) 608 - 0555
E-Mail: tickets@oyhoo.com
Web: www.oyhoo.com

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New York's Lincoln Center on Sept 15 and Toronto on Sept 20


Dear Friends of Nalaga’at, a Stage for the DeafBlind,

In just a few days, the Nalaga'at troupe - actors, translators and accompanying technical and administrative staff - will be off to North America for their third overseas tour, second in North America.

For those of you not located in NY or Toronto, please encourage your friends and family living there to come to one of these performances - and tell them what an unforgettable experience it will be!

The tour's highlights will be the group's performance on September 15th at Lincoln Center's RoseTheater in New York at the 2nd annual New York Jewish Music and Heritage Festival.

Tickets can still be ordered by calling: (212) 608-0555. VIP tickets (with preferred seating and participation in the reception following the performance) are available for $150, and regular reserved tickets are $48 each.

NaLaga'at will then be traveling to Toronto where we will give two performances on September 20th- one for youth and one for the general public at the St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts. Tickets are $30Can or $130Can for VIP seats. They can be ordered online at www.stlc.com or by calling (416) 366-7723 or toll free 1 (800)
708-6754 Monday to Saturday 12 pm to 6 pm EST.

All performances will be accompanied by English translations - in voice and in sign language.

NaLaga'at in the Press:

We continue to receive positive publicity and mentions in various sources, including several recent items in online sites. Israeli 21C, a popular biweekly e-newsletter with a worldwide circulation of more than 10,000 that reports on the positive side of Israeli society, wrote a lovely piece about our work. Click on the link below to access the article. You can also subscribe (free!) to the newsletter yourself if you wish (see the link in the site).

Touching audiences from a still and silent place

A one-of-a-kind Israeli theater troupe made up of twelve deaf-blind actors and their stage interpreters has dazzled audiences and won praise from critics around the world.

In addition, Theatre Without Borders (www.theatrewithoutborders.com/) has an e-list that informs subscribers about interesting theater projects around the world. They just posted our announcement on their e-list that was seen worldwide. See their website for the full report.

Visit our website at www.nalagaat.co.il.

For further information: grants2@netvision.net.il

We look forward to seeing many of our friends at our upcoming North American performances.

We'll let you all know how it goes!

Eran and Adina
Co-Directors, Nalaga’at