Not Dead Yet

Yiddish theater, long eulogized, is celebrated at a Montreal festival

Bloomsday Meets Second Avenue

Caraid O’Brien is a Ulysses performer and Yiddish-theater translator

Center Stage

Molly Picon’s scrapbooks bring back memories

Staged Rebellion

Yiddish playwright Jacob Gordin inspired fury and adulation

Possessed

A century ago, S. Ansky breathed new life into a shtetl folktale. His play, The Dybbuk, still captures creative minds.

Crossover Stars

The flamboyant pioneers of New York’s Yiddish theater crossed continents, genders, and coasts

Second Stage

The Diaspora Drama Group tries to revive Yiddish theater

Preservation Squall

The Milken Archive is trying to capture American Jewish music, but the first CDs raise doubts as to whether it can properly be called archival

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