The Chelem Legend – Fool MoonThe Train Theater
A theatrical adaptation based on the humorous stories of Chelem and Eastern European Jewish folklore. Leimech and Laizer set out on an adventure to find a new moon for the town of Chelem to replace the one that was stolen.
The plot unfolds via a pop-up book, combined with puppets and shadows and incorporating original klezmer music by Eyal Talmudi of the band Oy Division.
The show has won numerous prizes and performs at festivals around the world.
Design, performance and puppetry: Galia Levy-Grad
Playwrights: Naomi Yoeli, Galia Levy-Grad
Director: Naomi Yoeli
Original music: Eyal Talmudi
Lighting design: Noa Elran
Photography: Dafi Sapunar