The North American Tour of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, starring Yehezekel Lazarov as Tevye, Plays PPAC February 11 - 16, 2020
Providence, RI - The critically-acclaimed North American Tour of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF performs at the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) February 11 – 16, 2020, starring Israeli theatre, film and TV star, Yehezkel Lazarov as Tevye.
In Providence, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF is part of the Taco/White Family Foundation Broadway Series. Tickets are on sale now at the PPAC Box Office (located at 220 Weybosset Street in downtown Providence), online at ppacri.org, and by phone at (401) 421-ARTS (2787). Tickets start at $38; all ticket prices include a $3 per ticket restoration charge and are subject to change without notice. Box Office Hours are Monday through Friday, 10A to 5P; Saturday, 10A to 2P and two hours prior to curtain time(s) on performance days.
A beloved theatrical classic from Tony-winner Joseph Stein and Pulitzer Prize-winners Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick, this Tony Award®-nominated production is directed by Tony-Award winner Bartlett Sher (To Kill a Mockingbird, South Pacific, The King and I) and choreographed by the acclaimed Israeli choreographer Hofesh Shechter.
The cast of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF features return performances from Maite Uzal as Golde, Jonathan von Mering as Lazar Wolf, Carol Beaugard as Yente, andRuthy Froch as Hodel. Additional casting includesKelly Gabrielle Murphy as Tzeitel,Noa Luz Barenblatas Chava, Emma Taylor Schwartz as Shprintze, Carly Post as Bielke, Nick Siccone as Motel, Nic Casaula as Perchik, Jack O’Brien as Fyedka andAndrew Hendrick as Constable. The ensemble includes Jessica Altchiler, Mateus Barbosa da Silva, Nicholas Berke, Andrea Marie Bush, Nickolaus Colõn, Cam Cote, David Scott Curtis, David Ferguson, Kelly Glyptis, Michael Greenberg, Yochai Greenfeld, , Sam McLellan, Randa Meierhenry, CarlyeMessman, Ali Arian Molaei, Alynn Rinah Parola, Gray Randolph, Cassandra Surianello,Brooke WetterhahnandScott Willits.
The original Broadway production of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, which opened in 1964 and featured choreography by Jerome Robbins, was the first musical in history to surpass 3,000 performances. The show won the 1965 Tony Award for Best Musical in addition to eight other Tony Awards that year. This acclaimed revival proudlyintroduces a new generation to the iconic musical adored across the globe.
FIDDLER ON THE ROOF is the heartwarming story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and life, love and laughter. This classic musical is rich with Broadway hits, including “To Life (L’Chaim!),” “If I Were A Rich Man,” "Sunrise Sunset,” "Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” and “Tradition.”
FIDDLER ON THE ROOF has musical supervision by Ted Sperling, scenic design by Michael Yeargan (Tony Award-nominee, The King and I), costume design by Catherine Zuber (Tony Award-winner, The King and I, My Fair Lady), lighting design by Donald Holder (Tony Award-nominee, The King and I), sound design by Scott Lehrer and Alex Neumann(Tony Award-winner, South Pacific), and hair and wig design by Tom Watson. Casting is by Jason Styres, CSA.
The tour ofFIDDLER ON THE ROOF is presented by NETworks Presentations.