VIDEO: Get A First Look At FIDDLER ON THE ROOF in Turkey
BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production of Fiddler on the Roof coming to Istanbul August 7th! Check out the video below!
The cast includes Mehmet Ali Kaptanlar, Binnur Kaya, Defne Kolda?, Ceren Gündo?du, Derman Çink?l?ç, Ay?e Nur Köksal, Sidel Mizrahi, Aysan Sümercan, An?l Alt?nöz, Özgür Çevik, Selçuk Borak, Alican Altun, Sükan Kahraman, Görkem Acar, ?zzet Bana, Ufuk Tevge, Nihal Kolda?, Defne Kolda?, Bekir Çiçekdemir, Deniz Celilo?lu, Elçin Çelik, Kerem Özgüner, Mert Ayd?n, Kemal Kayao?lu, Aksel Kohen, Seymi Mazliyah, Murat An?l Erginol, and The Chromas Choir.
Winner of nine Tony Awards when it debuted in 1964, Fiddler on the Roof is the brainchild of Broadway legends, Jerome Robbins and Harold Prince; songwriters, Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick; and bookwriter, Joseph Stein. Touching audiences worldwide with its humor, warmth and honesty, this universal show is a staple of the musical theatre canon.
Set in the Little Village of Anatevka, the story centers on Tevye, a poor milkman, and his five daughters. With the help of a colorful and tight-knit Jewish community, Tevye tries to protect his daughters and instill them with traditional values in the face of changing social mores and the growing anti-Semitism of Czarist Russia. Rich in historical and ethnic detail, Fiddler on the Roof's universal theme of tradition cuts across barriers of race, class, nationality and religion, leaving audiences crying tears of laughter, joy and sadness.
The show features a star turn in Tevye, among the most memorable roles in musical theatre. MTI's comprehensive choreographic guide allows productions to retain original director/choreographer, Jerome Robbins', classic staging. With iconic and beloved songs such as "Sunrise, Sunset," "If I Were a Rich Man" and "Matchmaker, Matchmaker," Fiddler on the Roof is the perfect mix of audience-pleasing humor and heart.