The Ghetto Cabaret

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fortyfive downstairs

August 2019


Produced by fortyfive downstairs and Kadimah Yiddish Theatre


Writer/Performer: Galit Klas

Director/dramaturg: Gary Abrahams

Performers: Jim Daly, Nelson Gardner, Galit Klas, Evelyn Krape, Joshua Reuben & Dimity Shepherd

Musical Director/Pianist: Scott Griffiths

Musician: Alex Burkoy

Set & Costume Design: Dann Barber

Lighting Design: Rachel Burke

Choreographer: Leanne Marsland

Stage Manager: Cassandra Fumi

Production Assistant: Bridget McWilliams


★★★★ ‘one of the most ambitious and stirring, blackly funny and profoundly sad works of cabaret I’ve seen.’ Cameron Woodhead, The Age 


‘a piece of magical theatre’ Stage Whispers


Nominated for four Green Room Awards: Cabaret, Artiste, Musical direction (winner), Design (winner)