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OPENING NIGHT: Louisville Jewish Film Festival – Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles
February 8, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles
A documentary about how this musical became so beloved against all odds. The documentary contains interviews with the musical’s creators, performance clips from productions around the world (including the current Yiddish-language adaptation in New York ), and commentary from many, including Zero Mostel, Hal Prince, Joel Grey, Sheldon Harnick, Stephen Sondheim, Itzhak Perlman and Hamilton‘s Lin-Manuel Miranda who surprised his bride with a rousing rendition of “To Life” at their wedding reception.
Featuring performances of Fiddler songs by Monty and Emily Fields.
This special evening featuring music, film and post-show reception, is made possible by the Louis Levy and Wilma Probst Levy Film and Theatre Arts Fund.