The Yiddish Book Center's

Wexler Oral History Project

A growing collection of in-depth interviews with people of all ages and backgrounds, whose stories about the legacy and changing nature of Yiddish language and culture offer a rich and complex chronicle of Jewish identity.

Rick Grossman Remembers His Early Performances in Yiddish Theater

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Rick Grossman, actor and part of a Yiddish theater family, talks about his performance in Wish Me Luck and the legacy that performance has had on his family. He also remembers his close relationships with various famous Yiddish performers and composers.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Rick Grossman.

This excerpt is in English.

Rick Grossman was born in New York, New York in 1948.