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Thumbnail image for "It's Not Important Why": A Revived Interest in Yiddish in Israel Today
  • Lea Szlanger, a Yiddish actress born in Poland, describes the contemporary revival of Yiddish in Israeli theater and in Israel in general. Across the country, Israeli actors and actresses are studying Yiddish and performing in a number of theaters.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for "His Voice was Louder than the Actors": My Uncle was a Prompter in the Detroit Yiddish Theater
  • Bernie Agranoff, scientist and professor at the University of Michigan, whose uncle was a Yiddish theater prompter in Detroit, tells stories about his uncle - a prompter in the Detroit Yiddish theater.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Zalmen Mlotek, Artistic Director of the National Yiddish Theater-Folksbine, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on January 28th, 2019, at the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene, in New York City.
2019-01-28
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
Thumbnail image for  A Brief History of the Dora Wasserman Yiddish Theater
  • Aron Gonshor - actor in the Montreal Dora Wasserman Yiddish Theatre and surgeon - recounts the history of The Dora Wasserman Yiddish Theater, of which he has been a longtime member.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Di Groyse aynzamlung der Arkhiṿ fun der Yidisher arbeṭer-baṿegung
  • "Bund"-arkhiṿ fun der Yidisher arbeṭer-baṿegung o.n. fun Frants Ḳursḳi
  • Nyu-Yorḳ : [Bund Archives of the Jewish Labor Movement]
1963
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Spielberg Digital Yiddish Library
Thumbnail image for The Importance of Theater and Music to Jewish Life in New York in the Early 20th Century
  • Edna Nahshon, expert of Jewish theatre and step daughter of Yiddish writer Dovid Aidelman, describes the importance of theater and music in American Jewish life.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Eleanor Reissa Keeps Yiddish Alive through Music and Theater
  • The queen of Yiddish cabaret, Eleanor Reissa, is a Brooklyn-born native Yiddish speaker whose work in theater garnered her a Tony Award nomination and propelled her into the front ranks of Yiddish theater and music.
Part of The Shmooze Podcast Series
Thumbnail image for Being Dora's Daughter: Bryna Wasserman Reflects
  • Bryna Wasserman, executive director of the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene and daughter of Yiddish actress Dora Wasserman, talks about her mother's career and what it was like growing up immersed in theater.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for The Importance of Theater and Music to Jewish Life in New York in the Early 20th Century
  • Edna Nahshon, expert of Jewish theatre and step daughter of Yiddish writer Dovid Aidelman, describes the importance of theater and music in American Jewish life.
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