Aqua Books is presenting a night of Jewish Humour at 7:00 pm, March 10, featuring Michael Nathanson, Daniel Thau-Eleff and Alix Sobler.
The event is free.
Playwrights Michael Nathanson’s Governor General Award-nominated play Talk opened the Winnipeg Jewish Theatre’s 2007-2008 season and was an acclaimed production in Toronto in March 2010. Michael’s plays have been seen in New York, Dallas and at festivals across Canada. Michael is the Artistic Producer of Winnipeg Jewish Theatre and a member of the Playwrights Guild of Canada.
Daniel Thau-Eleff is a Winnipeg-based playwright, actor and producer of the Moving Target Theatre Company. Past plays include Remember the Night and Three Ring Circus: Israel, the Palestinians and My Jewish Identity. Daniel's current project is King's Park which premieres on March 17. Daniel is also an activist with Winnipeg Copwatch and Independent Jewish Voices.
Alix Sobler is a writer and performer, originally from New York. Her Jewish humour can often be heard on CBC One’s Definitely Not The Opera.
In 2010, she performed her solo show Jason Neufeld is Impotent at the Minneapolis Jewish Humor Festival, and her comedy Some Things You Keep, premiered at the Winnipeg Jewish Theatre.