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Directed by:
Rachel Slaven

Written by:
Kathy Kacer & Jake Epstein

Jake Epstein
Lisa Horner
Sheila McCarthy
Avery Saltzman
Amelia Sargisson
World Premiere

April 18 - May 10, 2015

The Greenwin Theatre
Toronto Centre for the Arts
5040 Yonge Street


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The Show

A Holocaust survivor remarries and starts a new life in Canada. When a letter from the past arrives unexpectedly, he is faced with a heartbreaking dilemma about leaving his wife of thirty years, or returning to his first and true love. Inspired by true events, this play questions the values of love and of life.

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Show Times

* Preview      ** Opening Night

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Photo Gallery

Jake Epstein
Star of Degrassi, Broadway's Beautiful: The Carole King Musical and Peter Parker in Spiderman
Lisa Horner
Stars of David, Les Miz and the Wicked Witch of the West in The Wizard of Oz
Sheila McCarthy
Canadian star of film, TV and stage and multiple Gemini, Genie and Dora award winner
Amelia Sargisson
One of Canada's most in demand young actresses
Avery Saltzman
Co-artistic director and stage veteran
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Press Review

"...I urge Toronto audiences to go see Therefore Choose Life in the brand-new Greenwin Theatre at The Toronto Centre for the Performing Arts before it closes on May 10th... It won't be long before this play is picked up from North York
for a New York run."

- Broadway World (Read Full Review)

Click here to watch the audience reaction on opening night Click here to watch the interview with the writers of Therefore Choose Life, Jake Epstein and Kathy Kacer.
Click here to watch eTalk spotlight Jake Epstein's career and discuss his role in Therefore Choose Life.

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Talkbacks and more for Therefore Choose Life

Thursday April 30th - Cast Talk Back
Tuesday May 5th - Cast Talk Back with Kathy Kacer
Thursday May 7th - Cast Talk Back Director Rachel Slaven
Sunday May 10th - Talkback with Kathy and Jake after the 2:00 PM performance Kathy Kacer and Jake Epstein will be interviewed by Rabbi Elise Goldstein from City Shul


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