On Sep 24th, SIGNAL x JW3 embarked on a new collaboration between the acclaimed musical theatre concert series and JW3, the UK’s biggest Jewish Community Centre. The event celebrated new musical theatre written by Jewish artists from all over the world.
This live concert was a hybrid event, and featured a socially distanced in-person audience as well as being live-streamed on YouTube. The London based writers performed in person together with a band, combined with live digital performances from writers around the world.
The lineup included:
Joseph Finlay (Superhero)
Tim Gilvin & Alex Kanefsky (Cable Street)
Theo Jamieson (Kali’s Toenail)
Emily Rose Simons (Confessions of a Rabbi’s Daughter)
Amir Shoenfeld & Caitlyn Burt (Looking at the Moon)
Jack Smith & Freya Williams (Ride)
Guy Woolf & Isla Van Tricht (VALERIE)
Landon Braverman (Queen of the West)
Ben Caplan (Old Stock)
Adam Gwon (Ordinary Days)
Julian Hornik (Tenn)
Irene Sankoff & David Hein (Come From Away)
SIGNAL was established in 2017 and produced 9 sold out concerts at h
Club London to showcase the best artist-driven new musical theatre.
In March of this year the series moved online and presented 10 live
digital concerts that incorporated writers from all over the world and
reached audiences of over sixty thousand viewers. This is their first
hybrid event which is performed and watched both in person and online.