חלומה של סבתא - התבוללות בשפה האנגלית
This play raises some questions about being jewish.First of all is diffcult to give one definition about what is judaism. for religous people it is clear.there are no doubts, like in all religions. they believe in god without any restriction and as a consquence they believe in all the holly scriptures like the bible, talmud ,etc. and they live according to the commadments of the tora. but today in a world so advanced in sciences and high technloies, the magority of people all over the world are no religious in the traditional meaning of this world.so for those people it is not so simple to explain what makes him feel jewish.a one woman play.
Andy is a young new-yorkese who falls in love with a non-jewish fellow student. her parents,especially her mother,are not happy about this. This surprises Andy because her education wasn't particulary jewish and her parents never seemed very religion oriented.
The arguments between Andy and her mother escalate the atmosphere at home isn't pleasant.The only person at home who seems to empathize with Andy is her grandmother.Something her grandmo says,and the memories she has of stories told to her by her grandfather,make Andy decide to join some frends for a visit to israel.
The visit is a very emotional and memorable one for Andy,especially Yad-vashem,the holocaust museum.Andy decides to stay in israel to study.
The play deals with different aspects of the problem of being an american jew.it is designed to trigger discussion about jewish identity and the significance of the existence of israel for jews abroad.