Company J at the MJCCA continues its season of theater classics with one of the most popular Broadway musicals in history, Fiddler on the Roof. Written by Joseph Stein, with lyrics and music by Sheldon Harnick and Jerry Bock, Fiddler on the Roof runs January 19 – February 3, 2013. The production will take place at the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta’s (MJCCA) Morris and Rae Frank Theater at 5342 Tilly Mill Road in Dunwoody. For more information, visit Company J online at www.atlantajcc.org/companyj or call the Company J Box Office at 678.812.4002.
Based on the stories of Sholem Alecheim, Fiddler on the Roof is the beloved tale of Tevye the milkman, his wife Golde and their daughters, and Tevye’s struggle to hold on to tradition in the face of a changing world. Director Brian Kimmel oversees this timeless musical, which includes favorite musical theater numbers Sunrise, Sunset; To Life; If I Were A Rich Man; Matchmaker, and many more.
Brian Kimmel, Company J’s Producing Artistic Director explains, “Whether this is your first time or your fiftieth, Tevye, Golde, and the other colorful characters of Anetevka will stay with you forever. This production of Fiddler on the Roof is definitely the don’t-miss theater event of the season.”
Fiddler on the Roof – Performances: Jan. 19 – Feb. 3
Sat. January 19 at 7:30 pm; Sun. January 20 at 3:00 pm; Thurs. January 24 at 7:30 pm; Sat. January 26 at 7:30 pm; Sun. January 27 at 1:00 pm; Sun. January 27 at 5:00 pm (*Sensory-Friendly Performance); Thurs. 31 at 7:30 pm; Sat. February 2 at 7:30 pm; Sun. February 3 at 10:00 am (**Sing-Along Performance); Sun. February 3 at 3:00 pm.
Fiddler on the Roof – Ticket Prices
Ticket Prices: $12-$30, with discounts for students, seniors, groups and MJCCA members.
Fiddler on the Roof – Special Event Performances
Sensory-Friendly Performance (January 27 at 5:00 pm) – This performance is designed to create a theater experience that is welcoming to families and friends with children or adults on the autism spectrum or other sensitivity issues.
Sing Along Performance (February 3 at 10:00 am) – This performance is karaoke on a grand scale, but don’t worry if you’re not sure of all the words. Lyrics will appear on the screen to make sure you don’t fall behind.
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