2 2024

Shpilkes – a Comedy about Sisters

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Music Academy of the West Hahn Hall
1070 Fairway Rd
Santa Barbara, CA 93108

Contact Cyndi Silverman

$ Cost $ 118.00

On May 2, you'll be treated to the debut reading of Shpilkes, a comedy about sisters by supporter, dear friend of the Federation, and playwright Barbara Gural. The play is directed by Jonathan Fox in collaboration with dramaturg Erik Hansen.

6:00 pm – Welcome Reception
7:00 pm – Reading of Shpilkes
8:15 pm – Dessert Reception

Purchase tickets (25% off with code shpilkes)

Lauren, a recent divorcee whose restless energy (aka shpilkes) propels her to find ways to keep life interesting. Her return to New York City to be with her sister Jane, and post-marital journey to self-discovery takes funny, sweet, and touching twists and turns. Her adventurousness leads her to form bonds with people whose worlds are new to her.

Welcome reception at 6:00 pm, dessert reception after reading at 8:15 pm.

Proceeds support Jewish Federation educational, cultural, and social services programs.