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Esther Saves the Day!

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  • Feb. 22, 2020 through Feb. 23, 2020, Saturday and Sunday, 11:00am and 1:00pm
  • 14th Street Y
  • 344 E. 14th St., East Village
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • $12; family 4-pack for $30

When the evil Haman threatens the Jews of Persia, it's up to the brave Esther and her clever uncle Mordecai to save the day in this Purim Shpiel. Beauty contests, a forgetful King and a lottery of DOOM comprise the traditional story of Purim, based on the Book of Esther. Can our heroes unravel Haman's plot in time, or will all the Jews of Persia be destroyed? Go, Esther, Go!

Recommended for ages 3+.

Running Time: 40 minutes

No Intermission

Please note late seating is at the discretion of the producing company and is not guaranteed. All tickets go off sale one hour before showtime. Tickets are purchasable at the box office when available.

About 14th Street Y

344 E. 14th St.

East Village, NY


  • Standard hours: Monday-Friday, 6am-10pm; Saturday-Sunday, 7am-9pm
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes

  • The 14th Street Y 

    The 14th Street Y is a community center located in the heart of the East Village. Members have access to over 50 fitness classes per week, lap and family swim times, child care, pick-up games in our basketball gymnasium and a fitness center filled with a full range of cardio and weight equipment. Membership at the Y also gives you access to arts and culture programming, as well as early registration and discounts on all Y classes and programs like camps, preschool, and Two by Two.

    The 14th Street Y is part of Educational Alliance, a downtown Manhattan non-profit that serves 50,000 New Yorkers annually. It provides a wide range of services for people of all ages, including preschools, camps, after school programs, senior centers, health & wellness programs, arts & culture classes, counseling services, and addiction recovery programs.

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