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Soul Doctor
OVERVIEW: WHAT'S THE SHOW ABOUT?
  • Premieres ORIGINAL BROADWAY PRODUCTION Circle in the Square Theatre
    August 15, 2013
  • Description This musical tells the powerful story of Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach, who transformed the face of Judaism with his music and progressive approach to spreading the word. The story follows Carlebach from his childhood in Nazi-occupied Vienna to his education in a traditional Orthodox yeshiva to finding his own voice and founding a youth-oriented temple in San Francisco, the House of Love and Prayer. Along the way, Carlebach finds inspiration from nightclub singer Nina Simone and becomes a top-selling recording artist.
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  • Authors Music
    SHLOMO CARLEBACH & NINA SIMONE

    Lyrics
    DAVID SCHECHTER

    Book
    DANIEL S. WISE
PRODUCTIONS: WHERE HAS IT PLAYED?
  • ORIGINAL BROADWAY PRODUCTION
    Circle in the Square Theatre - August 15, 2013

    Producer : JEREMY CHESS, JEROME LEVY, ROBERT BECKWITT, EDWARD STEINBERG, JOEL KAHN, DANNY BOY PRODUCTIONS
    Direction : DANIEL S. WISE
    Choreography : BENOIT-SWAN POUFFER
    Orchestrations : STEVE MARGOSHES
    Musical Director : SETH FARBER
    Scenic Design : NEIL PATEL
    Costume Design : MAGGIE MORAN
    Lighting Design : JEFF CROITER
    Sound Design : JOHN SHIVERS & DAVID PATRIDGE

    Shlomo Carlebach : ERIC ANDERSON
    Nina Simone : AMBER IMAN
    Reb Pinchas : RON ORBACH
    Ruth : ZARAH MAHLER
    Eli Chaim : RYAN STRAND
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SYNOPSIS: WHAT'S THE STORY?
  • THE STORY

    Soul Doctor tells the story of beloved yet controversial father of popular Jewish music, rabbi Shlomo Carlebach, and his friendship with Nina Simone. Beginning with his childhood escape from Nazi Germany, the show follows Carlebach's surprising journey as he becomes a rabbinical prodigy in America, discovers gospel and soul music through his friendship with Simone, and has a meteoric rise as a "Rock Star Rabbi." In the '60s he performed with the likes of Bob Dylan, Jefferson Airplane and the Grateful Dead. However stardom had a price, and Carlebach had to make peace with his family, faith and personal demons.
  • A scene from the original 2013 Broadway production.
SONG NUMBERS: WHAT SHOWTUNES ARE IN THIS MUSICAL?
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  • Lyrics/Libretto
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MULTIMEDIA: WHAT CAN I EXPECT FROM THIS SHOW?
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