|Visiting Mr. Green will begin its
seventh season touring the Czech
With a translation by Benjamin
Kuras, Návštěvy u pana Greena is
directed by Vladimír Michálek and
stars Stanislav Zindulka as Mr.
Green and now Daniel Tůma as
Ross. Winner of the Czech Theatre
Festival Audience Award, the
production, produced by Kateřina
Schauerová, was broadcast
nationally on Ceska Televise.
|Recent school visits by Jeff Baron:
Fieldston Middle School
P.S 6 - Manhattan
Williamsburg Elementary - Geneva, IL
Dag Hammarskjold Middle School - NJ
Emily Dickinson School - NY
Jeff, the book series and his school
creativity program were profiled in
Rivertowns Patch and
School Library Journal
Jeff presented to 87 fifth graders as part
of the New York Public Library's
KidsLIVE! Author Talk series.
For reviews, media coverage, resources
and to order the book:
Jeff Baron does entertaining multi-media
appearances and master classes at
schools, libraries, and conferences.
More on that here:
|In April, 2015, a Brazilian revival of
Visitando O Sr. Green opened in São
Paulo at Teatro Jaragua, starring
Sergio Mamberti and Ricardo Gelli. It
was directed by Cassio Scapin, who
played Ross in the original Brazilian
production with Paulo Autran in 2000
(revived in 2005). The production
continues its tour of Brazil in 2017.
"Leaving the theatre, the audience
was clearly in bliss, a bliss of hope, of
optimism - that things can change and
more importantly, that people can
change." - Valeria Gomes
Watch a video trailer here.
|In May 2015, the first Russian Language
version of Visiting Mr. Green opened at
the Lermontov Theatre in Almaty,
Kazakhstan. Starring legendary 94-year
old Yuri Pomerantsev and Anton Mitnëv,
directed by Sergei Popov in a translation
by Mikhael Polichtchouk, ВИЗИТЫ К
МИСТЕРУ ГРИН continues performances
through 2018. Video below:
|A revival of Visiting Mr. Green opened in Rome
at Teatro della Cometa on November 12, 2015
to rave reviews. Starring Massimo de
Francovich as Mr. Green and Maximilian Nisi as
Ross, the production is directed by Piergiorgio
Piccoli in a translation by Michela Zaccaria.
The production toured in early 2017 before a
sold out run at Piccolo Teatro Grassi in Milan.
The tour of Italy will resume in early 2018.
"Mister Green is a comedy of rare beauty"
|The Romanian production of In Vizita
La Domnul Green opened in November,
2014 and will continue through 2018.
Mr. Green is played by Virgil Ogasanu
and Ross is Tudor Istodor. was
directed by Erwin Simsensohn for the
State Jewish Theatre of Bucharest.
The translation is by Eliza Simsensohn,
the design is by Irina Moscu and the
music is by AG Weinberger.
|Jeff recently had two world premieres, Cuando Tenía
Cinco Años in Peru and Mischpoke in Germany.
|A revival of the much-honored
French production of Visiting Mr.
Green played in July at the Avignon
Festival, prior to a national tour.
The production stars Jacques
Boudet as Mr. Green and Thomas
Joussier as Ross Gardiner.
|VISITING MR. GREEN
Celebrates its 20th
|A major revival of
Visiting Mr. Green
will open in Israel
|A revival of Visiting Mr.
Green opens October
19 in Buffalo at the
Jewish Rep Theatre of
West New York,
starring Saul Elkin, who
played Mr. Green there
almost 20 years ago.