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Soul Doctor on Broadway - CLOSED

1633 Broadway, Square Theater, New York City, NY 10019-6708
+1 212-239-6200
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Soul Doctor at Actor's Temple

What a great show. Can't help but dance in your seat. Young Shlomo in particular is especially... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2014
Rebecca S
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Manlius, New York
Shlomo Is Definitely Back

The cast, set, direction, choreography and musical journey make this small production a monumental... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2014
Lester B
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New York City, New York
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Following a sold-out Off-Broadway run, SOUL DOCTOR comes to Broadway! SOUL DOCTOR is an exhilarating musical journey through the triumphs and tribulations of a cultural phenomenon. It tells the fascinating story of the father of popular Jewish music, Shlomo Carlebach, and his unlikely friendship with Nina Simone.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good13%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
24 Dec 2014
“Soul Doctor at Actor's Temple”
11 Dec 2014
“Shlomo Is Definitely Back”
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1633 Broadway, Square Theater, New York City, NY 10019-6708
Midtown
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+1 212-239-6200
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Reviewed 25 December 2014

What a great show. Can't help but dance in your seat. Young Shlomo in particular is especially entertaining with his raw enthusiasm. I suspect this is one of many future runs on Broadway for Hayden Wall! Highly recommended. 10yrs + is best.

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 11 December 2014

The cast, set, direction, choreography and musical journey make this small production a monumental explosion. The story of Shlomo Carlebach is a heartfelt story filled with humor and, of course, music. Everyone can relate to different aspects of the show. All performances were stellar but...More

Thank Lester B
Reviewed 4 December 2014

My husband and I were planning to visit NYC when I heard that this story about the musical journey of Shlomo Carlebach was returning. My friend Josh Nelson was playing the lead, so I grabbed tickets. All I can say is, "WOW"!! The singing, dancing,...More

1  Thank guitargal
Reviewed 22 October 2013

Everyone can find something to relate too in this show, no matter what your faith. The dialogue is witty and the message is upbeat. I left the theater thoroughly entertained and wanting to know more about the real "Soul Doctor".

Thank BWayBabie
Reviewed 21 October 2013

This was a moving, powerful, funny and extremely entertaining show. We had front row seats and felt part of the performance that took us through a range of emotions as it told the story of Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach's life, from a child in Vienna, to...More

Thank tellhq
Reviewed 14 October 2013

I went to see Soul Doctor and enjoyed every minute of it. It was a great mix of soul and what seemed like kleizmer music. The story of Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach and his transformation from an orthodox yeshiva boy to a rabbi who inspired thousands...More

Thank YelizavetaYR
Reviewed 1 October 2013

Anyone heading to NYC now or in the future (or living there), don't miss Soul Doctor at Circle on the Square. It is a joyous production with great music, dancing and acting, plus a wonderful subliminal message. Small theater so you don't need the priciest...More

1  Thank MickeyG365
Reviewed 29 September 2013 via mobile

This is the story of Shlomo Carlbach. The music is wonderful. The actors are outstanding and their voices are terrific. It was fascinating to catch a glimpse of his life.

Thank arnel5
Reviewed 26 September 2013

I wasn't familiar with Shlomo Carlebach's story and came away from the show learning about his life and how he touched so many with his music. Nina Simone and Sholmo were incredible. The cast, dancers and singers, were energetic and terrific. The theater, a perfect...More

Thank Arleen S
Reviewed 25 September 2013

Soul Doctor is a musical that is essentially a Jewish story with a timeless message. Through the story of Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach we begin to see that loving one's fellow man without judging him is a beautiful thing. We learn that one day this may...More

Thank teralex7
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