I thought it was fantastic! My kids did not appreciate it as much as I did. They felt like they did not understand it as much because they were not raised in America. They are probably correct.
We saw the final performance. Afterwards, the director announced that there was a woman in the audience, Shula Cohen, who had fought for Israel's independence and spent 6 years in prison for spying
When they finished speaking, the producer invited the audience to stand. He signalled the orchestra to play and, together, the entire audience sang Hatikvah, Israel's national anthem.
(thanks Mona, for the historical correction!)
Please daven (or send happy, healing thoughts) for RivkA bat Teirtzel.
With love and optimism,