Joseph Stein, Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick’s 1964 Tony Award-winning musical “Fiddler on the Roof,” the heartwarming and tuneful account of poor milkman Tevye and his family adjusting to change within their tiny Russian village of Anatevka circa 1905, is typically treated in grand fashion with a huge cast and elaborate sets. But the Human Race Theatre Company offers an intimate approach that returns the beloved material’s universal themes of family, community and religion to the forefront.
The story you’re reading is premium content for subscribers of the Dayton Daily News, Springfield News-Sun and Journal-News. Not a subscriber? Get total access to all our in-depth news and exclusive content here.
For Subscribers: Sign in here if you have already registered your account.Sign In
For Subscribers: Register your account for digital access.Access Digital
Read MyDaytonDailyNews.com now — 24-hour digital pass99¢ for 24 hours
Read MyDaytonDailyNews.com all week — weekly digital pass$3.99 per week
Subscribe for as little as 33¢ per dayView Offers
How to Go
What: “Fiddler on the Roof”
Where: The Metropolitan Arts Center’s Loft Theatre, 126 N. Main St., Dayton
When: Oct. 31-Nov. 30; Oct. 31-Nov. 2, Nov. 6-9, Nov. 13-16, Nov. 20-23, Nov. 27, 29-30 at 8 p.m.; Nov. 3, 10, 17, 24 and 30 at 2 p.m.; Nov. 3, 5 and 26 at 7 p.m. The Nov. 12 and 19 performances are sold out.
Cost: Oct. 31 preview performance: $18.50-$36. All performances Nov. 1-30: $21-$45.
Tickets/more info: Call Ticket Center Stage at (937) 228-3630 or visit www.humanracetheatre.org
FYI: There will be a special Sing-a-Long “Fiddler” concert Dec. 1 at 2 p.m. All tickets are $18. Interested patrons are encouraged to purchase tickets soon as the event is already half sold.