Based on true events, a man learns of his grandmother’s history during the Holocaust as the Berlin Wall is being torn down. Meanwhile, a parallel story occurs in Bethlehem a generation later when the Israeli security barrier is raised.
Format: Drama with songs
Cast Size: 6M/1F
Running time: 90 minutes


Original or Prominent Production: Clwyd Theatr Cymru, Wales, U.K., 2006.
Original Source Material: Lichtenstein’s grandmother lived behind the Berlin Wall. As a child, he visited her only once. The starting point for the play was the imaginary conversation he never had with his grandmother about her side of the story.
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Original Language: English

Nick Hern Books

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Nick Hern Books