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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 "You'll Be an Engineer of Hearts": How Jakub Rotbaum Convinced Me to Become an Actress Instead of an Engineer
  • Lea Szlanger, a Yiddish actress born in Poland, describes how a conversation with Jakub Rotbaum—a famous Yiddish theater director, actor and painter—convinced her to go into theater instead of pursuing a career as an engineer.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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 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 Idish ṭeaṭer in London 1902-1942 = Yiddish theater in London 1902-1942
  • מײער, מארריס
  • Myer, Morris, 1879-1944
  • [London : M. Mayer]
1943
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Spielberg Digital Yiddish Library
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 My Grandparents Samuel B. and Fannie Grossman: Pioneers of Yiddish Theater
  • Rick Grossman, actor and part of a Yiddish theater family, describes his grandparents, Samuel B. and Fannie Grossman, as pioneers of Yiddish Theater because they moved on from the "Meccas" of theater, New York and Philadelphia, to find Jewish...
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Daṿid Ḳesler un Muni Ṿayzenfraynd tsṿey doyres̀ Idish ṭeʼaṭer
  • אשעראוויטש, מ
  • Osherowitch, Mendel, 1889-1965
  • Nyu Yorḳ : M. Osherowitch
1930
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Spielberg Digital Yiddish Library
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

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