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Fiddler On The Roof Jr. - Press Release

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December 9-19 Fiddler on the Roof Jr. Directed by Stephen Stearns

A tale of family and tradition, set in Tsarist Russia, Fiddler on theRoof, by Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick, is the story of a family broken apart by many forces.Tevye has three daughters, and he would like to marry them off in a traditional style—a match maker chooses husbands for them, and the girls settle happily and grow into their matches. The daughters have different plans. Tzeitel falls in love with Motel the tailor, a nice young man. But this disrupts her father's intentions to have her married to his good friend, Lazar Wolf, an old, rough, and unappealing option. Hodel follows in her sister's footsteps and falls in love,without permission, with a travelling student who turns out to be a Bolshevik revolutionary constantly risking exile to Siberia. Chava,youngest of the marriageable daughters, falls in love with a non-Jew. Can Tevye forgive his daughters for breaking with Tradition? Will the family ever be together again? Can their roots in their village of Anatevka hold them all together? Find out this December at the NewEngland Youth Theatre in Brattleboro, VT!

Shows will be December 9-12 & 16-19, with evening shows on Thursdays through Saturdays at 7pm, and matinees on Saturdays & Sundays at 2pm.

Tickets: purchase tickets online, or by visiting the theatre at 100 Flat St. in Brattleboro on Wednesdays from 12-5.

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