a world premiere

begins march 27

Hester Street

A play by Sharyn Rothstein
With original music and songs by Joel Waggoner
Based on the film by Joan Micklin Silver
Directed by Oliver Butler
Produced in association with Michael Rabinowitz and Ira Deutchman

Discover Theater J

Theater J is a nationally-renowned, professional theater that celebrates, explores, and struggles with the complexities and nuances of both the Jewish experience and the universal human condition.

Our work illuminates and examines: ethical questions of our time, inter-cultural experiences that parallel our own, and the changing landscape of Jewish identities.

two men in performance on stage.

Explore Classes

Deepen your knowledge or explore a new aspect of theater with our award-winning artists alongside fellow theater lovers.

theater j group.

Get Email Updates

Stay up to date with the latest Theater J news!