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NATIONAL JEWISH THEATER FOUNDATION/
HOLOCAUST THEATER ARCHIVE
COMMEMORATES

HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY (APRIL 19, 2012)

WITH A WEEK OF EVENTS

APRIL 17 – 23

INCLUDES SPECIAL PERFORMANCES AND VIDEOTAPING OF

THE SOAP MYTH
INVITATION-ONLY READING OF MARK SALTZMAN’S NEW PLAY

ROCKET CITY, ALABAM’
SERIES OF INTERVIEWS WITH LEADING JEWISH SCHOLARS,
SURVIVORS, HISTORIANS & CAST OF THE SOAP MYTH

National Jewish Theater Foundation (Arnold Mittelman, President and Artistic Director) and the Holocaust Theater Archive will commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day (April 19, 2012) with a week of events from April 17 – 23 in New York City.  The week will be the highlighted by ongoing performances of the National Jewish Theater’s production of the Soap Myth by Jeff Cohen. The start of this Holocaust Remembrance Day commemoration will be an invitation-only reading of Rocket City, Alabam’, a new play by Mark Saltzman, on April 17 & 18; and a series of interviews with scholars, survivors, historians and the cast of The Soap Myth, coordinated by NJTF and the Holocaust Theater Archive will take place on April 23.  The Soap Myth runs through April 22 at the Black Box Theatre at the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre, 111 West 46th Street, between 6th Avenue and Broadway.