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Ben Shitrit's Baby

התינוק של בן שיטרית

A monodrama, winner of the 2014 Golden Porcupine Award.

Premiered at Tmuna Theater

Text: Elisheva Greenbaum

Set design Shmulik Davidson

Light design Yair Vardi

Original music Ran Bagno

Actor Iftach Ophir

A couple of prisoners raise a baby in the impossible conditions of prison. Ben Shitrit, the narrator’s cellmate, and one of the two main powers in the prison yard, takes the baby of Hila, the social worker, and starts to raise him as his son.


How does a person fight for hope and love in a forced reality? When do you give up and what happens when you don’t?



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