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  • Bryna Wasserman, executive director of the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene and daughter of Yiddish actress Dora Wasserman, tells the story of her mother's audition for the Moscow State Yiddish Theater.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for The Sunshine Theatre: The History of a New York City Yiddish Landmark
  • Judith Thissen talks about the Sunshine Theatre, one of the last of the iconic “vaud-pic” Yiddish theaters.
Part of The Shmooze Podcast Series
Thumbnail image for What is the Future of Yiddish Theater?
  • Edna Nahshon, expert of Jewish Theater and professor of Hebrew and Jewish Studies, gives some insight on the future of Yiddish theater.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for An Early Career in Yiddish Theater: Rick Grossman Reflects
  • Rick Grossman, actor and part of a Yiddish theater family, describes the beginnings of his career in Yiddish theater at six years old. He remembers how his parents brought him into the theater because he could sing and dance and had a big voice, and...
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Abie's Irish Rose And Maurice Schwartz: Remembering How Yiddish Theatre Dealt With Issues of Modern Jewish LIfe
  • Milly Guberman Kravetz, Boston native and social worker, recalls the plays she saw as a child at the Yiddish Theater, and speaks to the differences between Yiddish and English theater.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Description of Yiddish Theater and Actors in Philadelphia
  • Selwyn Freed, son of Yiddish theater actors Celia Adler and Lazar Freed, describes the Yiddish theatre in Philadelphia and talks about the actors, who often communicated with the audience.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Father Was a Yiddish Prompter for Yiddish Plays
  • Jean Fidelman Kopelman Haber, daughter of Yiddish theater prompter and cousin of English-language novelist Bernard Malamud, discusses her father's career as a Yiddish theater prompter.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Barikhṭ fun der ṿelṭ ḳonferents far Yidish un Yidisher ḳulṭur fargeḳumen in Yerusholayim dem 23sṭn Oygusṭ 1976
  • World Conference for Yiddish and Jewish Culture (1976 : Jerusalem)
  • Tel-Aviv : Aroysgegebn durkh der Ṿelṭ byuro far Yidish un Yidisher ḳulṭur
1977
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Spielberg Digital Yiddish Library

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