Chaim's Love Song

by  Marvin Chernoff

Full Length Play, Dramatic Comedy  /  3m, 4f

"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 touc…

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Chaim's Love Song

by  Marvin Chernoff

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    3m, 4f

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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.
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"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

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  • Minimum Fee: $75 per performance

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