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The Immigrant
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The Immigrant

Sierra Madre Playhouse
Sierra Madre Playhouse
87 W. Sierra Madre Blvd
Sierra Madre, CA , 91024-2462

Told with humor and with important resonances to today, The Immigrant is the biographical story of the author's grandfather, a young Jew who fled the pogroms of Czarist Russia in 1909 and pushed his banana cart into the tiny Baptist community of Hamilton, Texas. Given shelter by a childless older couple, he sent for his wife, raised a family, and made this town his home. A true story of parents and children, newcomers and natives, Christians and Jews, and the realization of the American Dream.

April 20 - May 26, 2018
2:00pm & 8:00pm
Genre: Drama