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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 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 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 "Everything Stems from The Dybbuk": Impact of the Yiddish and Theater on My Life
  • Lester Thomas Shane, son of Yiddish actor Sam Shane, talks about Yiddish theater as the root of his identity and the process of learning Yiddish later in life.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Yiddish Kinder Theater in Los Angeles
  • Henry Slucki, child survivor of the Holocaust, describes the founding of the Yiddish Kinder Theater in Los Angeles and the productions the company put on.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for I Saw All of Them; I Wouldn't Miss Them:" Yiddish Theatre and Film
  • Selma Gordon, a retired school aide, talks about going to Yiddish theatre and film productions as a child.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Michael (Mendl) Szmerling
  • Michael (Mendl) Szmerling, former Yiddish theater actor, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on February 21, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia.
2017-02-21
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
Thumbnail image for Shirley Zaft Benyas
  • Shirley Zaft Benyas, singer and Yiddish theater actress, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on June 29, 2016 in West Bloomfield, Michigan.
2016-06-29
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project
Thumbnail image for Herschel Fox
  • Herschel Fox, cantor and former Yiddish theater actor, was interviewed by Christa Whitney on February 6th, 2018, in Encino, California.
2018-02-06
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project

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