Chaim Shotsky, a retired mailman in Brooklyn, is an American Tevye who tells his life story to Kelly Burke from Iowa. His exotic tale is rich with vitality. His friends include a philosophical baker, a Holocaust survivor with many secrets, his son and daughter, a matchmaker to end all matchmakers, movie star pigeons and a host of Israelis. Chaim's story, a love song for life, is one of innocence, tragedy, struggle, humor, humanity and ultimately triumph.
"Rich and affecting.... A funny, philosophical, lovely evening." - New York Times
"A lilting family drama." - Entertainment Weekly
"A work brimming with rich ethnic humor." - Suburban Town News
"Genuinely touching.... Sold out for weeks to come." - Los Angeles Times
"Will touch everyone's heart." - Long Beach Press Telegram