Press Releases From Elie Hirschfeld Productions

Cultural Giant Theodore Bikel Dies at 91

07/22/2015 – A spectacular performer and a wonderful friend to Elie Hirschfeld made his final performance. Theodore Bikel Shine In “In The Shoes Of Sholom Aleichem”

12/01/2014 – Elie Hirschfeld is intrinsically committed to the preservation of his own Jewish heritage and a public appreciation of the wealth of historical culture in this magnificent new documentary film… Theodore Bikel: In The Shoes of Sholom AleichemStars Gather To Celebrate Theodore Bikel’s 90th Birthday

11/01/2014 – A star-studded collection of artists from a wide spectrum of artistic disciplines will gather at the Washington Hebrew Congregation to pay tribute to the star of stage, screen and sound. Elie Hirschfeld Supports New Drama League Theater Center with Generous Donation

06/07/2013 – Elie Hirschfeld,and his wife Sarah Schlesinger Hirschfeld, are two of the founding donors for the new Drama League Theater Center, a new, state-of-the-art facility that will bring world-class theater artists, emerging talents, and New York theatergoers together under one roof. The Center is located on the lobby level of the historic former AT&T Building at 32 Avenue of the Americas, in the heart of TriBeCa’s arts district. Review: ‘Flashdance — The Musical’

10/17/2010 – Flashdance: The Musical results are in after making its debut in London and it is a hit! Elie Hirschfeld Launches Hirschfeld Productions [PDF] »

10/13/09 – New York real estate mogul, Elie Hirschfeld, officially announces the launch of, a website detailing the tycoon’s enthusiasm for theatre and spotlighting highly-acclaimed Broadway shows co-produced by Hirschfeld Productions. ‘Oleanna’ revival: A Grippin New Production!

10/12/09 – USA Today provides a review for the Broadway smash ‘Oleanna‘ co-produced by Elie Hirschfeld of Hirschfeld Productions. New York Real Estate Mogul Elie Hirschfeld Is Co-Producing David Mamet’s Oleanna [PDF] »

09/30/09 – Elie Hirschfeld of Hirschfeld Productions is co-producing “Oleanna” which officially opens on Broadway October 11th at the John Golden Theatre. The production, starring Bill Pullman and Julia Stiles, was written by Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Mamet and is directed by Tony Award winner Doug Hughes.  Wonderful, and a welcome anomaly on Broadway!

02/29/08 – The New York Times raves on the review of ‘Passing Strange‘ starring Daniel Breaker, Rebecca Naomi Jones. Co-produced by Eile Hirschfeld. ‘Oleanna’ is Fascinating! *

06/07/09 – LA Times gives their review on the spectacular Broadway show.


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