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The Big Bupkis

The Big Bupkis

 Photo Source: George Xenos   Review: Backstage Shane Bertram Baker’s one-man show, written with director Allen Lewis Rickman, may claim to be a guide for gentiles, but it really instructs his primarily Jewish audience on how a Missouri goy came to be...
Death Of A Salesman

Death Of A Salesman

Drama Desk nominations for: Best Revival Best Actor   THE FORWARD Yiddish Breathes New Life Into ‘Death of a Salesman’ Ezra GlinterOctober 16, 2015 Is “Death of a Salesman” a Jewish play? Is Willy Loman, its main character, Jewish? The question has...
Yosl Rakover Speaks To God

Yosl Rakover Speaks To God

KIRKUS REVIEW A remarkable testament to faith in the face of suffering. Zvi Kolitz is a Lithuanian Jew who left Europe in 1940 for Jerusalem, where he built a life as a daring Zionist freedom fighter. Just over a year after WWII ended, he wrote a gut-wrenching short...
Awake And Sing

Awake And Sing

Jewwis Telegraphic Agency A classic play sounds more American when it is performed in Yiddish. Go figure. BY ANDREW SILOW-CARROLL DECEMBER 5, 2017 12:19 PM Actors appearing in “Awake and Sing!” from left to right: Ronit Asheri, Moshe Lobel, Lea Kalisch,...
The Labor Of Life

The Labor Of Life

A post-modern classic by Hanoch Levin, a couples recurring life pattern, in a never ending cycle of existential crisis. Levin has been called the Israeli Beckett and is Israel’s greatest playwright to date. And yet his work is virtually unknown in the United...
The Whore From Ohio

The Whore From Ohio

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