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Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins

Scenic Designer and Charge Artist


Based on the children's book by Eric Kimmel

Adapted for the stage by Michael Dailey

Music and Lyrics by Jacob Combs

Directed by Noah Elman

Music Direction: Matthew Pollack

Lighting Design: Sam Anderson

Costume Design: Rain Foiles

Sound Design: Brandon Reed

Props/Puppetry Design: "Chio" Rocio Cabrera

Technical Director: Line Bower

Movement Director: Ellie Levine

Streaming Designer: Kyle Hamman

Stage Manager: Mikayla De Guzman

Production Manager/Producer: Kamille Dawkins

Cultural & Education Consultant: Becca Levy

Photography: Jenn Udoni

Produced by Strawdog Theatre Company

Performed at the Chicago Loop Synagogue

HERSHEL AND THE HANUKKAH GOBLINS: This set was heavily inspired by old Yiddish theatre sets and the way perspective and fluidity were utilized in them. While working in the constraints of a non-theatrical space, we wanted the space to feel magical, while still rooted in a place and time.

Process Work

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