The Merchant of Venice from a Jewish Perspective: A Post-Show Panel Discussion
Sunday, April 8
4:30 PM – 5:00 PM (approx.)
Panelists: Director Desdemona Chiang, Rabbi Will Berkovitz, CEO of Jewish Family Service, and Rivy Poupko Kletenik, Head of School, Seattle Hebrew Academy
Anti-Semitism, oppression, and stereotyping are alive and well, now as in Shakespeare’s time. How can we approach the challenges presented in Merchant as Jews and people who care about confronting prejudice of any kind? Join us for a deeper look into the play with our director and two esteemed leaders of Seattle’s Jewish community.