Havurah Shir Hadash in Ashland will host a free showing of the film "Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness," at 7 tonight at 185 N. Mountain Ave.

Havurah Shir Hadash in Ashland will host a free showing of the film "Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness," at 7 tonight at 185 N. Mountain Ave.

The movie is about a writer whose stories eventually became the basis for "Fiddler on the Roof."

The showing, which is part of a regular Wednesday evening series, is open to all. Call 541-488-7716 for more information.