The Yoram Leowenstein Acting Studio Proudly Presents:
The House of the Spirits
Play By Caridad Svich
Based on a novel by Isabel Allende
Director: Lilach Segal
In 1973, a young woman named Alba was arrested by the Chilean authorities and subjected to brutal interrogations in the torture cellar of the dictatorial administration. She finds the power to keep her sanity by documenting her family's story inside her mind, so that one day she can publish the terrible secret that she lived.
Memories rise one by one, moving between realism and fantasy, revealing the story of her family and the fate of her loved ones over three long generations of passion, love, secrets and vicissitudes. All this, during of the civil war and the military revolution that brought to power the brutal dictator Augusto Pinochet.
The novel was adapted for the theater and has won many awards, including the American Theater Critics Award.
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Play: Caridad Svich
Based on a novel by Anabel Allende
Translation: Einat Baranovski
Directing: Lilach Segal
Costumes: Alex Kochman
Set: Shay Aharon
Video: Ido Kagan
Movement: Amit Zamir
Music: Effi Shoshani
Lighting: Eyall Tavori
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