Seven Jewish Children
Written by Caryl Churchill
Directed by Gabrielle Schlein'18
First Week in December
Israel’s recent bombing and ground invasion of the Gaza Strip, Operation Cast Lead, killed 1,417 Palestinians. Thousands of Palestinians were seriously wounded and left without adequate medical care, shelter or food. Among the Palestinian dead, more than 400 were children. In response to this devastation, Caryl Churchill wrote a 10 minute play. Caryl Churchill's play for Gaza has divided critics and audiences. It is disturbing and provocative, but appropriately so, given the magnitude of the calamity it enfolds in its pages.
(Read the full script here)
One night only event including a presentation of the play followed by a post show talk back.