Fiddler on the Roof

Licensing available through: Music Theatre International Fiddler on the Roof and Fiddler on the Roof Jr. Grosh Backdrops and Drapery offers a variety of stage backdrops, curtains, and drapes specifically made for theatrical stagings of Fiddler on the Roof. Bring your audience back to the shtetlach of early 20th century Russia with our collection of backdrops featuring a variety of designs from villages and tavern interiors to the inside of old shacks and views of the sky. These backdrops are sure to highlight the tribulations of everyday living in the town of Anatevka. Fiddler on the Roof is a musical with a book by Joseph Stein, music by Jerry Bock, and lyrics by Sheldon Harnick. It opened on Broadway in 1964 and was the first musical in history to surpass 3,000 performances. The musical revolves around Tevye and his wife Golde, who live in the fictional Jewish town of Anatevka in pre-revolutionary Russiaa time and place where people lived lives as perilous as the perch of a fiddler on the roof. A staunch proponent of traditional Jewish customs, Tevye enlists the help of the town matchmaker to find suitable husbands for three of his five daughtersTzeitel, Hodel, and Chava. However, he finds himself at loggerheads with his children, who all want to marry for love. In the meantime, the Tsar of Russia is swiftly moving to evict the Jews from their lands. Capture the drama of Fiddler on the Roof with Groshs special collection of backdrops for this musical. To get started on your search for the right product, simply use the form on this page or call us at 877-363-7998 for more information. We can also be reached through our contact page. Grosh Backdrops and Drapery maintains operations in Los Angeles, California, and Evansville, Indiana, and delivers to customers all over the United States.