Mar 04, 2015
A Writer, a Painter, and Queen Esther
For readers of this blog, Purim reminds us that modern Yiddish theatre traces its lineage from the traditional folk drama genre known as the Purim-shpil.
Jan 13, 2015
Yiddish Theatre Posters of the 1890’s
Amanda (Miryem-Khaye) Seigel
The New York Public Library’s Digital Collection includes Yiddish theatre posters dating back more than a hundred years.