SSU's "Fiddler on the Roof" Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Legendary Broadway musical

fiddlerroof.pngThe 50th Anniversary of "Fiddler on the Roof" is celebrated with this main stage co-production of the SSU Departments of Music and Theatre Arts & Dance presented Feb. 6 -16 at the Evert B. Person Theatre.

Featuring music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick and book by Joseph Stein, "Fiddler on the Roof" is the groundbreaking Broadway musical which tells the story of a Jewish family clinging to its sacred traditions in a rapidly changing world.

The musical production, with musical direction by Lynne Morrow and stage direction by Adrian Elfenbaum, features a sixteen-piece orchestra and a special "Sing-A-Long" performance at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Feb 9, 2014. The show at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12 will be a piano-only performance.

Feb. 6 to Feb. 16, 2014
7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays
5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9 (Sing-a-long performance)
1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12 (Piano-only performance)
2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 16



Evert B. Person Theatre: From the South entrance on East Cotati Avenue, turn right at the stop sign in front of the information kiosk. Park in Lots E (left) and F (right). Parking passes are $5 and may be purchased from the self-dispenser at the lot entrance.

Ticket prices:

Admission prices to performances range from $10 to $17. Sonoma State University students are admitted free for all performances. $10 non-SSU students and seniors; $15 Sonoma State University Faculty and Staff; $17 standard admission. Tickets are also sold at the door one hour prior to curtain.

Tickets online:

Box office:

The box office is located in the Student Union building. On performance nights, depending on the performance venue, the Person Theatre or Ives Hall box office will open one hour prior to the event start time. Box office hours are: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday thru Friday, and one hour prior to all performances. Contact the box office at 707-664-4246 or e-mail to

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ABOVE: Tevye's three oldest daughters are played by (left to right) Sarah Maxon (as Chava), Emilianne Lewis (as Hodel) and Anna Leach (as Tzeitel). (Photo by Linnea Mullins)

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