✦ Top 10 Pippin details you may have missed… ✦

  (minor spoilers ahead) If you attended one of the performances of Pippin you know the show is full of magic tricks, metaphors, and symbolic objects. We packed the show with beautiful colorful moments, but with so much going on at once, did you manage to catch these smaller details? If you haven’t seen the…

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Where does Jeff end…and Pippin begin?

One of the central themes in “Pippin” is the idea that our life is comparable to a theatrical show. Sure, we individuals can make our own choices and decide on our own path, but how many of those decisions are controlled by those around us…? In “Pippin” it’s not entirely clear if what the audience…

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What is Pippin about, anyway?

With the first two words of the show, the Leading Player shatters the “4th Wall” (the convention of separation between performers and audience), telling the audience to “join us” on a journey that is sure to entertain and impress. A traveling circus troupe, led by the cunning and talented Leading Player, regularly puts on an exciting show for the…

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Top 10 fun facts about Pippin!

We are closing in… less than three weeks until you all join us for this magical musical! We know all of you future audience members are as excited as the cast and crew, but in order to take your enthusiasm to the max, we thought we’d share some awesome trivia about this fantastic show!  …

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פיפן המחזמר מגיע לירושלים: כל המידע בעברית

Starcatcher Theater is proud to present our 2018 spring show Pippin ! תאטרון קהילתי סטארקצ׳ר גאה להציג את המחזמר הקלאסי פיפן – בהרצה של שמונה מופעים בלבד     חבורת שחקנים נוודים אשר מובלים בידי השחקנית הראשית הערמומית והכובשת, מגוללים את סיפורו של, נסיך צעיר המחפש את חלקת השמיים שלו. בעזרת מוזיקה מסעירה, ריקודים, וקסמים, השחקנית הראשית מעודדת את…

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Tickets to Pippin NOW ON SALE!

We have officially opened ticket sales to the upcoming production of Pippin, coming to Jerusalem this March. Get the best seats by purchasing early! *Click here for tickets* A tale told by a traveling troupe of actors led by the cunning and charming Leading Player, “Pippin” is the story of a young prince searching for…

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Meet the Rain Maker – Eli Kaplan Wildmann

  Rain is rare in Jerusalem this time of year, but when theater-goers step into the Masorti Auditorium in Arnona for Singin’ in the Rain (four remaining shows from March 22nd – March 25th), anything is possible. Just ask Eli Kaplan-Wildmann, the man responsible for both the waterworks, and for creating a light, set and…

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Movies, Mics, and the “Talkie Terror” of 1920

“My God, I hope it was the sound stage!” According to legend, that’s what silent film star Clara Bow cried out back in 1929 when she heard that a fire had broken out on the grounds of Paramount Movie Studios. Whether the quote is true or not, there is no question that the transition from…

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Singin’ in the Rain’s Queen of Comedy: Lauren Flaherty

When you learn that she once worked on the American talk show ‘Ellen’ you might think that Lauren Flaherty–currently preparing for her role as the vengeful silent movie star Lena Lamont in Singin’ in the Rain–has led a pretty glamorous life.  But wait.  It gets better. A much-loved face on the local theater scene, Lauren has played Princess Jasmine in…

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