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
Creative Team
Penney Pinette, Costume Designer
Penney Pinette

Costume Designer

PENNEY PINETTE (Costume Designer) has designed Ideation, The Gift Horse, Golda’s Balcony, and A Number at New Rep. She is a Boston-based designer focusing in dance and theatre. In addition to designing for the stage she also teaches fashion design and construction at Mount Ida College as well as costume production at Boston University where she has recently received her MFA. Some of her work has been with local puppeteer Bonnie Duncan of They Gotta Be Secret Agents, and the local dance community including Prometheus Dance, Contrapose Dance, and Fort Point Theater Productions. This year will be her fifth year designing costumes for the Boston Conservatory dance department.

*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


A “fiercely impassioned, multifaceted, and stirring performance.”

- The Boston Globe on GOLDA'S BALCONY

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Press Release – GOLDA’S BALCONY


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