The Dybbuk

Watch our semi-staged reading of The Dybbuk, presented by Audrey Sheffield. This performance took place at the Almeida on 19 May 2021, as part of Six Artists in Search of a Play.

On the day of her wedding, Leah is possessed by a dybbuk - the spirit of her former lover who died after learning of her engagement to another man.

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Direction Audrey Sheffield
By S. Ansky
Translation Golda Werman
Composer and Musical Director Osnat Schmool
Lighting Designer Fraser Craig

Ilan Goodman, Joshua Higgott, David Horovitch, Sara Kestelman, Lilit Lesser, Elliot Levey, Andy Nyman, Jos Slovick, Esther Smith, and Eleanor Wyld

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