The Promised Land

The Promised Land, a collaboration between prominent Dutch theater company Orkater and the emerging Milkwood theater, was performed at the Over t’IJ festival in Amsterdam, July 2012.
Directed by Ria Marks and Titus Giel Groenestege
Text and Dramaturgy by Judith Goudsmit
Starring Tyler Caffal, Cory Lawson, Peter Walek, Heather Holmes, David Riley, Marieke Dermul, Indra Cauwels, Anastasiia Liubchenko.
Music by de Kofferband

Expect the unexpected in this whirlwind interpretation of the immigrant experience on Ellis Island, using historical sources as well as the performers own history and ancestry.Experience the excitement and pain of leaving everything behind, and let yourself get carried away to a New World full of opportunities, hope and struggle.

Copyright Judith Goudsmit