‘Sabbath Girl’ Review: A Meet-Cute with Art and Knishes. It takes a bit longer, but, in order for them to understand they’ve been each other’s individual.
‘Sabbath Girl’ Review: A Meet-Cute with Art and Knishes. It takes a bit longer, but, in order for them to understand they’ve been each other’s individual. Cary Gitter’s comedy that is throwback romantic about an Orthodox Jew along with his Italian-American neighbor, is style of sweet and style of clunky. Once you obtain a admission for an individually reviewed play or musical through our website, we make a joint venture partner commission. Angie is single and italian-American; Seth is a divorced Orthodox Jew. She lives in apartment 4C; he could be along the hallway in 4J. She’s a curator at a Chelsea gallery; he operates a knish store on the Lower East Side. She discovers motivation during the Metropolitan Museum; he translates an obscure writer that is yiddish enjoyable. You’ve guessed it: we have been in a comedy that is romantic “The Sabbath Girl, ” and its own protagonists are fated to be mated, as Cole Porter place it back 1957 (several things never change). But even though it is refreshing to begin to see the young author Cary Gitter unabashedly dive as a genre as rare onstage since it is popular onscreen, their play, at 59E59 Theaters, can’t escape the cliches and clunky setups that burden rom-com just as much as they fuel it. […]