Programmed and produced performances of Alicia Jo Rabins’ Girls In Trouble in NYC at Joe’s Pub and at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles.
Alicia Jo Rabins is a writer, musician, composer, performer and Torah teacher. Her work explores the intersection of ancient wisdom texts with everyday life.
Divinity School, Rabins’ book of poetry, won the 2015 American Poetry Review/Honickman First Book Prize. Her poems have appeared in the Boston Review, Ploughshares, and Tin House. She is the creator and performer of Girls in Trouble, an indie-folk song cycle about the complicated lives of Biblical women, and A Kaddish for Bernie Madoff, a chamber-rock opera about the intersection of finance and spirituality.