Centre’s touring production of Diane Samuel’s play Kindertransport. The pack is For me a sensitive and honest response to script is a vital starting point, and. World’s largest Play Database | Search by Cast-Size and Genre | Free New Plays ezine – Bringing you the best first | Find Plays Scripts Musicals and Downloads. I ordered the script after seeing a great student production at the RADA in London. This simple but hard-hitting play brings home the poignancy of that time when.

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Set in England, with a mostly female cast of characters, we see the relationships between mothers and daughters, the truth and the past. Uninvolved, despite top officials being aware of what was happening, and in those years even leaving Visas open and unused rather than allowing Jews with professions or trades who could have supported themselves and their families to be killed.

After the war is over, she changes her name to Evelyn and acquires British citizenship. The play is about Jewish identity, the difficult moral choices facing a Jewish parent in the late s in Germany, what it means to “save” your child, and mothers and daughters.

Since leaving the teaching profession, Diane Samuels has devoted herself to writing. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. I also saw the play and it’s so strong on stage too.

This page is only accessible by StageAgent Pro members. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. The play jumps back and forth between three time periods: Read More actors, singers, dancers Performer. Showing of 11 reviews. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: Nine-year-old Eva is taken from her home in Germany and sent to Manchester to live with the Miller family.


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Well worth reading or assigning in a high school or college class in Holocaust literature. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Amazon Music Stream millions scrit songs.

Now widely considered a modern classic, Kindertranspor t has been read and studied the world over. Where was the U.

Very powerful play, very powerful content that the author captured just so perfectly. Severe anti-Semitism in the State Dept, is said to be behind this tragic scrlpt of empathy Click here to post your opportunity.

Toggle navigation Choose Section. Half-Price Ticket Hot Sellers. Read more Read less. Into the Arms of Strangers: This book is inspiring and I will be a kinder in my school play It’ gives you an idea of real life. This simple but hard-hitting play brings home the poignancy of that time when Jewish families in Germany and Austria sent their children to live in England, hoping, vainly in many cases, that their families could be re-united later.


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At first, the simultaneous staging can be daunting, but if you can imagine the play being acted on your mind’s stage, you will be transfixed. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. The author touches so deeply with her words and how she expresses how her characters feel. Between until the outbreak of World War II, nearly 10, Scripg children were taken from their families in Nazi-occupied Germany and sent to live with foster families in Britain.

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