Orthodox Women Find a Way To Shine Onstage

An all-female troupe of actors will stage ‘Into the Woods’ later this month

Rabbi Stephen Sondheim

The theater legend’s approach to lashon hara is one we can actually follow

Daybreak: Overdue Justice for Daniel Pearl?

Plus U.S. chides UN Human Rights Council for excessive focus on Israel

The Gershwin Wars

With Nice Work and Porgy and Bess up for 20 Tonys, the Gershwins and Stephen Sondheim talk to Tablet

The Art of Making Art

With Stephen Sondheim’s second collection of his lyrics, the hyper-articulate, neurotic, modernist master Broadway songwriter takes a curtain call

Songs of Songs

What are the 100 greatest Jewish songs ever? Tablet Magazine’s musicologists rank them all, from sacred to pop to hip-hop, from Rabbi Akiva to Amy Winehouse.

Turning Point

A new history argues that it was a single play—Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Oklahoma!—that ushered in the beginning of Broadway’s Golden Age

Sorry Songs

Musical selections to put you in the mood for atonement

Family Ties

You may be able to go home again, but do you really want to?

With a Capital ‘J’

Alisa Solomon gives us the story behind West Side Story

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