Thou Shalt Write
a litraturel theatrical performance.
Real life writer Sarah Blau, goes on stage with an autobiographical play, bringing the story of a writer recovering a harsh breakup while trying to finish her current book : a renewed interpretation of the biblical story of Yael and Sisera.
In The course of one night, While Mental defenses and writing mechanisms are exposed, she wonders if there is any difference between life and creation.
A Real book is written, as live action during the performance in front of the spectators, and is available to read after the show, allowing a whole new aspect to the performance .
By: Emanuella Amichai&Sarah Blau
playwrite: Sarah Blau
Directing, dramaturgy and text editing: Emanuella Amichai
co-Dramaturg: Nitzan Cohen
Space design: Emanuelle Amichai
Original Music: David Gordon
Lighting: Amir Castro
Actress: Sarah Blau
"This Show a remarkable theatrical literature piece. go see" (GALTZ Radio)
"A spiky, engaging and entertaining perfromance,combining literature and theater" (Nir Baram)
"smart, funny and sad...this is all about the act of writing and the act of love. pure pleasure" (Noa Yadlin)
"a real Heart exposed on stage. unique Dialogue between writing and theatre . a must for female writers" (vitality Deutsch)
The show premiered on "Center Stage" / Israel Festival 2014 Jerusalem.
also performing at the "Khan" Jerusalem theater and "Tmuna" theater TLV.
*picture: Iris Nesher