The Heights Players, at 26 Willow Place (between Joralemon and State Streets) in Brooklyn, will present the drama "Yentl", adapted for the stage by Leah Napolin and Isaac Bashevis Singer from Singer's short story "Yentl the Yeshiva Boy".
The award-winning 1983 Barbara Streisand film "Yentl" is based on the Napolin/Singer play, which tells the story of an Ashkenazi Jewish girl in Poland who decides, after her father's
death, to dress and live like a man in order to receive a forbidden
Susan Montez and Michael Kidney direct, with production by Kerry Wolf, set design by Gerald Newman, lighting by Rafael Ayala, costumes by James Martinelli, and sound by Peter Lopez.
Tickets are $20 ($18 for seniors and children under 18). Reserve tickets by calling 718-237-2752.