Children Theater | An Old Lady, an Elephant and a Flat to Let (Hebrew), 1994-97

Two stories about the importance of good neighborliness for a violin, an actor and a piano.

Based on stories by Lea Goldberg (Flat to Let) and Jean de Brunhoff (Babar the Elephant)

Directed by Avishay Grinfeld-Caspi
Actor & story teller: Noam Meiri
Puppet design:  Avishay Grinfeld-Caspi
Music: Yehezkel Baron, Francis Polank
Piano: Zehava Simon; Violin:  Shimon Abelovitch.

An English version of the play Living Side by Side, was performed at the New Conservatory Theater’s Children’s Theater Festival in San Francisco with a guest-performance by dancer Rabaa Murkus. This joint Israeli-Palestinian performance for children dramatized Middle Eastern folk tales celebrating tolerance and hope among diverse people.