937
by Don Zolidis

Productions (30)
  • Historical drama
  • 35 - 45 minutes
  • 7 f, 8 m, 12 either (15-32 actors possible: 7-20 f, 8-20 m)
  • Content Notes: Some mild adult language.
  • Set: The deck and subsequent wreckage of the SS St. Louis. A captain's cabin on board.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-993-1

937
by Don Zolidis

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Productions (30)
  • Historical drama
  • 35 - 45 minutes
  • 7 f, 8 m, 12 either (15-32 actors possible: 7-20 f, 8-20 m)
  • Content Notes: Some mild adult language.
  • Set: The deck and subsequent wreckage of the SS St. Louis. A captain's cabin on board.

May, 1939. Captain Gustav Schroeder pilots the SS St. Louis, a luxury ocean liner, away from its home port in Hamburg, Germany. His goal: to deliver 937 Jewish refugees out of the hands of Nazism and into the safe port of Havana, Cuba. But when Cuba is the first of several countries to deny the refugees safe harbor, a vicious Nazi plot is exposed. This historical drama chronicles the perseverance of the St. Louis' passengers and their struggle to find freedom, safety, and even, love. A heartbreaking story of betrayal and hope in one of history's darkest times.

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May, 1939. Captain Gustav Schroeder pilots the SS St. Louis, a luxury ocean liner, away from its home port in Hamburg, Germany. His goal: to deliver 937 Jewish refugees out of the hands of Nazism and into the safe port of Havana, Cuba. But when Cuba is the first of several countries to deny the refugees safe harbor, a vicious Nazi plot is exposed. This historical drama chronicles the perseverance of the St. Louis' passengers and their struggle to find freedom, safety, and even, love. A heartbreaking story of betrayal and hope in one of history's darkest times.

  • Historical drama
  • 35 - 45 minutes
  • 7 f, 8 m, 12 either (15-32 actors possible: 7-20 f, 8-20 m)
  • Content Notes: Some mild adult language.
  • Set: The deck and subsequent wreckage of the SS St. Louis. A captain's cabin on board.
  • Standard Edition ISBN: 978-1-62384-993-1

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DEC 17, 2017 - DEC 17, 2017
East Chapel Hill High School
Chapel Hill, NC United States
East Chapel Hill High School Chapel Hill, NC United States
MAY 05, 2017 - MAY 05, 2017
Berkeley Middle
Williamsburg, VA United States
Berkeley Middle Williamsburg, VA United States
APR 25, 2017 - APR 25, 2017
McCutcheon Drama
Lafayette, IN United States
McCutcheon Drama Lafayette, IN United States
APR 19, 2017 - APR 19, 2017
Dreher High School
Columbia, SC United States
Dreher High School Columbia, SC United States
APR 01, 2017 - MAY 30, 2017
LakeVille Memorial High School
Otisville, MI United States
LakeVille Memorial High School Otisville, MI United States
MAR 24, 2017 - APR 30, 2017
Midlothian Heritage High School
Midlothian, TX United States
Midlothian Heritage High School Midlothian, TX United States
MAR 04, 2017 - APR 24, 2017
Caddo Mills High School
Caddo Mills, TX United States
Caddo Mills High School Caddo Mills, TX United States
FEB 23, 2017 - APR 30, 2017
Irvin High School
El Pasto, TX United States
Irvin High School El Pasto, TX United States
FEB 17, 2017 - APR 30, 2017
Midlothian Heritage High School
Midlothian, TX United States
Midlothian Heritage High School Midlothian, TX United States
FEB 03, 2017 - FEB 04, 2017
Saint Peter High School
Le Sueur, MN United States
Saint Peter High School Le Sueur, MN United States
JAN 29, 2017 - JAN 29, 2017
McCutcheon Drama
Indianapolis, IN United States
McCutcheon Drama Indianapolis, IN United States
JAN 28, 2017 - JAN 28, 2017
Saint Peter High School
Saint Peter, MN United States
Saint Peter High School Saint Peter, MN United States
JAN 23, 2017 - JAN 23, 2017
Saint Peter High School
St. Peter, MN United States
Saint Peter High School St. Peter, MN United States
DEC 15, 2016 - DEC 15, 2016
Thomas Harrison Middle School
Harrisonburg, VA United States
Thomas Harrison Middle School Harrisonburg, VA United States
DEC 01, 2016 - DEC 03, 2016
Grayslake North High School
Grayslake, IL United States
Grayslake North High School Grayslake, IL United States
NOV 20, 2016 - DEC 16, 2016
Nebraska City High School
Nebraska City, NE United States
Nebraska City High School Nebraska City, NE United States
NOV 15, 2016 - DEC 10, 2016
Nebraska Christian High School
Central City, NE United States
Nebraska Christian High School Central City, NE United States
NOV 06, 2016 - DEC 20, 2016
West Holt Public Schools
Atkinson, NE United States
West Holt Public Schools Atkinson, NE United States
OCT 25, 2016 - DEC 10, 2016
Christiansburg High School
Christiansburg, VA United States
Christiansburg High School Christiansburg, VA United States
APR 30, 2016 - APR 30, 2016
Tippit Middle School
Georgetown, TX United States
Tippit Middle School Georgetown, TX United States
APR 27, 2016 - APR 27, 2016
Leota Youth Theatre
Woodinville, WA United States
Leota Youth Theatre Woodinville, WA United States
APR 15, 2016 - APR 16, 2016
McCreary Central Theatre
Stearns, KY United States
McCreary Central Theatre Stearns, KY United States
APR 13, 2016 - APR 28, 2016
McCutcheon High School
Indianapolis, IN United States
McCutcheon High School Indianapolis, IN United States
APR 12, 2016 - APR 16, 2016
Northwest School Division #203
Paradise Hill, SK Canada
Northwest School Division #203 Paradise Hill, SK Canada
APR 01, 2016 - APR 10, 2016
Rusk High School Theatre
Nacogdoches, TX United States
Rusk High School Theatre Nacogdoches, TX United States
MAR 22, 2016 - APR 02, 2016
Rusk High School Theatre
Rusk, TX United States
Rusk High School Theatre Rusk, TX United States
MAR 16, 2016 - MAR 16, 2016
Atascocita Middle School
Humble, TX United States
Atascocita Middle School Humble, TX United States
NOV 05, 2015 - NOV 05, 2015
First Presbyterian Day School
Macon, GA United States
First Presbyterian Day School Macon, GA United States
OCT 15, 2015 - OCT 24, 2015
First Presbyterian Day School
Macon, GA United States
First Presbyterian Day School Macon, GA United States
FEB 27, 2015 - JUN 01, 2015
Warren High School
Warren, TX United States
Warren High School Warren, TX United States
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Production Group
Location
DEC 17, 2017 - DEC 17, 2017
East Chapel Hill High School
Chapel Hill, NC United States
East Chapel Hill High School Chapel Hill, NC United States
MAY 05, 2017 - MAY 05, 2017
Berkeley Middle
Williamsburg, VA United States
Berkeley Middle Williamsburg, VA United States
APR 25, 2017 - APR 25, 2017
McCutcheon Drama
Lafayette, IN United States
McCutcheon Drama Lafayette, IN United States
APR 19, 2017 - APR 19, 2017
Dreher High School
Columbia, SC United States
Dreher High School Columbia, SC United States
APR 01, 2017 - MAY 30, 2017
LakeVille Memorial High School
Otisville, MI United States
LakeVille Memorial High School Otisville, MI United States
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