GOLDA’S BALCONY

by William Gibson
directed by Judy Braha
featuring Bobbie Steinbach
mainstage theater
MAR 25-APR 16/2017

Featuring Bobbie Steinbach (Fiddler on the Roof, Collected Stories, The Clean House), Golda’s Balcony follows Golda Meir from her humble beginnings as a Wisconsin school teacher to her meteoric rise through Israel’s early political system, becoming one of the world’s first elected female heads of state and one of the most influential women in Israel’s history.

 

hearingloopThis production is Hearing Loop-enabled.

The MainStage Theater at the Mosesian Center for the Arts is equipped with a Tele-Coil Loop System. Patrons with hearing aids and cochlear implants can set their devices to “T-Coil” to take advantage of the assistive listening system. Patrons wishing for assistive listening devices may pick up a headset from the Box Office upon arrival at the theater. Click here to learn more.

Regular Singing   /   Good   /   Fiddler on the Roof   /   Thurgood
Brecht on Brecht   /   Golda’s Balcony   /   The Gift Horse
Bobbie Steinbach*

Golda Meir

Bobbie Steinbach*

Golda Meir

BOBBIE STEINBACH* (Golda Meir) returns to New Repertory Theatre after performing in Fiddler on the Roof, Tongue of a Bird, Collected Stories (IRNE Award Best Actress, Elliot Norton Nomination Outstanding Actress), The Clean House, Romeo and Juliet, A Girl’s War (IRNE Award Best Actress), The Waverly Gallery, and Stonewall Jackson’s House (Elliot Norton Award Outstanding Actress). Recent credits include Sunday in the Park with George (Huntington Theatre Company); and School for Scandal (Actors’ Shakespeare Project, Founding Member, Resident Actor). Other regional credits include work with Lyric Stage Company, SpeakEasy Stage Company, Commonwealth Shakespeare Company, Boston Symphony Orchestra, and Boston Playwrights’ Theatre. She is the Huntington Theatre Company’s 2016 Lunt-Fontanne Fellow and is a 2015 recipient of the Fox Fellowship for Distinguished Achievement. She will return to New Rep in March to play Golda Meir in Golda’s Balcony.

Creative Team
William Gibson, Playwright
William Gibson

Playwright

Judy Braha◊, Director
Judy Braha◊

Director

JiYoung Han, Scenic Designer
JiYoung Han

Scenic Designer

Penney Pinette, Costume Designer
Penney Pinette

Costume Designer

John Malinowski, Lighting Designer
John Malinowski

Lighting Designer

David Wilsonº, Sound Designer
David Wilsonº

Sound Designer

Seaghan McKayº, Projections Designer
Seaghan McKayº

Projections Designer

Tim Spears, Assistant Director
Tim Spears

Assistant Director

*member of Actors’ Equity Association, the union of professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States
◊ member of the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society
º member of United Scenic Artists, Local USA 829

News

The Boston Globe on GOLDA’S BALCONY

Press Release – GOLDA’S BALCONY

TALBACKS

The following performances are followed by a talkback discussion with members of the cast and New Rep staff:

Sunday 4/2, 2pm
Sunday 4/2, 7:30pm
Wednesday 4/5, 7:30pm
Thursday 4/6, 7:30pm
Sunday 4/9, 2pm
Thursday 4/13, 2pm
Saturday 4/15, 3pm
Sunday 4/16, 2pm