Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave., hosts a celebration that marks the eight-day observance of the Jewish holiday of Passover with preholiday seders. The Passover Seder includes a festive holiday meal filled with traditional ethnic dishes associated with the holiday.
The kitchen already is an undeclared disaster area. On one counter, bowls with ingredients ranging from lumpy to velvety stand like sentries. On another, two chopping boards bear witness to the recent massacre of onions and carrots.
For Cody Nickell, a stage play focusing on two slaves, a wounded Confederate soldier and a life-changing Passover seder required some out-of-the-norm research.