Sounds Better in Amharic

7:30 PM / $12 per ticket
Makor/Steinhardt Center of the 92nd Street Y. New York City

Makor is proud to present Sounds Better in Amharic Experience a Jewish story you have never heard before. Israel’s Nephesh Theatre presents the inspiring account of a family’s 700 kilometer journey by foot from Ethiopia to a refugee camp in Sudan and then on to Israel. Actor Yossi Vassa mixes nostalgia for Ethiopia with the humor, pain, and joy of adjusting to Israeli life. Written by Shai Ben Attar and Yossi Vassa. Translated by Howard Rypp. Directed by Shai Ben Attar.

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