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Amid Falling Walls: A Groundbreaking Musical

Avram Mlotek visits with The Shmooze to talk about the upcoming performance of Amid Falling Walls, for which Avram created the libretto. Amid Falling Walls (Tsvishn falnkike vent) is a groundbreaking musical that pays homage to the perseverance of the human spirit during one of the most devastating moments of history. The performance, presented by National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene, is composed of songs that were written and performed in ghettos, clandestine cabarets and theaters, forced labor camps, and partisan encampments.

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