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Thumbnail image for Considering Yiddish Theater: Past, Present, Future
  • A conversation with Joel Berkowitz, America's foremost historian and observer of Yiddish theater
Part of Pakn Treger
Thumbnail image for My Stint as a Yiddish Actor
  • Paul Berg, Yiddish activist, describes how performing in a Yiddish radio program as a child led to an interest in Yiddish theater.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Pakn Treger, Number 69
  • An in-depth look at Yiddish theater and its far-reaching influence
Part of Pakn Treger
Thumbnail image for "It Was This Impersonal, Powerful, Uncompromisable Artistic Standard Just Coming At You": Descriptions of Stella Adler's Classes
  • Tom Oppenheim, grandson of Yiddish theatre actors Jacob and Sara Adler, Artistic Director and President of Stella Adler Studio of Acting, describes Stella Adler's theatre classes. He recalls the standing ovations that she received upon entering...
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for "It Was Chutzpah!" Directing a Yiddish Play
  • Shirley Cohen Steinberg, writer and director of Yiddish plays, discusses her first experience directing Yiddish theater.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Words of Advice from a Veteran Performer for Actors Coming into Yiddish Theater
  • Lea Szlanger, a Yiddish actress born in Poland, offers her words of advice for actors interested in and working in Yiddish theater.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Singing "Glick" by Michal Michalesko
  • Shirley Zaft Benyas, singer and Yiddish theater actress, sings "Glick" by Michal Michalesko.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Yiddish Theater in Israel when Yiddish was Suppressed
  • Lea Szlanger, a Yiddish actress born in Poland, describes working in Yiddish theaters in Israel during the time when Yiddish was suppressed by the government.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for He Was a Volcano On Stage: Remembering Director Sigmund Turkow
  • Jack Lewin—Yiddish poet and actor based in Los Angeles—describes the working in Yiddish theater with the director Sigmund Turkow.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Tilting at Windmills: Keeping Faith in Yiddish Theater
  • Allen Lewis Rickman, Yiddish actor, describes how he sees the future of Yiddish theater by comparing it to the adventures of Don Quixote.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts

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