Designate a name for an Adult, Teen or Child character - This character will be played by a member of the cast who will have a minor speaking and/or singing role. The name you have selected will appear in the playbill -as the character's name and in the IN MEMORIAM section of the playbill- accompanied by a short description. List of available characters:
Mother with baby- This new mother sings a Haunting Yiddish melody on the eve of Kristallnacht
Head nurse- Nursing teacher at Hadassa Nursing School. She is tough -but sympathetic.
Nursing Student- Student at Hadassa Nursing School. She is Raquela's confidante.
Nursing Student- Student at Hadassa Nursing School. Interested in those shipping off to war.
Nurse- She works at Hadassa Hospital during WWII.
New Mother- The first Delivery that Raquela attends.
New Mother- Raquela's First delivery.
New Mother- She sings about wanting to protect her newborn child.
THE CHILD- Orphaned child - her naive optimistic presence helps heal a Holocaust survivor.
The Child's sister- Orphaned young teenage child who helps care for her younger sibling.
Woman in Athlit- She is searching for relatives.
Woman in Atlit: She is hoping for news from her hometown in Europe.
Newcomer to Atlit: Women from Torchin searching for survivors.
Nurse in Atlit: She is anxious to be getting back home to jerusalem.
Two teenage survivors- One is afraid of water-one is afraid of darkness
Doctor in Atlit- He slowly learns more compassion for his patients
New Mother- Survivor-Postwar- She sings about her concerns for the health of her child.
New Mother- Postwar- she sings about the sister that was taken from her during the war.
Refugee: On Aliyah Bet Ship- ready to fight
Refugee On Aliyah Bet Ship- Realist- points out the dangers.
Children in Athlit/on Kibbutz:
Aifee's friend- watches out for her
Aifee's friend- sarcastic and mature- recognizes the challenges that lie ahead
Aifee's friend- orphan longs for her parents
Aifee's friend- a child who may one day become a doctor
Aifee's friend- a child who may one day become an engineer
Aifee's friend- a child who may one day win a nobel prize
Aifee's friend- a child who may one day discover ways to desalinate our water
Aifee's friend- a child who may one day become a General in the Israeli Army.
British Nurse- In Cyprus with Raquela
Cyprus refugee- Sings of wanting a better life for her daughter
Patient in Cyprus Hospital- mesmerized by Raquela being from Jerusalem.
Survivor- A woman who helps Raquela- in the Hospital in Cyprus- nurse survivors back to health.
Survivor- A man who escapes Atlit and joins the army during the war of independence.
Soldier- A man who carries a lead character on his back to the hospital during the war of independence.
(We reserve the right to reject a name that is inappropriate or to hebraicize a name that is spoken onstage)