Leonard Nimoy's Mame-loshn: A Yiddish Story
Leonard (Leyb) Nimoy, z"l, spoke Yiddish. Learn more about the man behind Star Trek's Spock, from his Jewish roots in Boston's heymish West End neighborhood to his stint working with the world-renowned Yiddish theatre director Maurice Schwartz. Explore our produced shorts, selected from the two-hour interview that follows Nimoy's early years all the way to the present.
Watch more Nimoy shorts:
- The West End, Boston's bygone neighborhood
- Meet West End local legend Al Tabatchnik.
- The Jewish Story Behind Spock
- Tales of Yiddish theatre director and actor, Maurice Schwartz
Watch the full two-hour interview: