Millions of Yiddish-speaking Jews perished in the Holocaust, and millions of others were displaced during and after the war. Yet Yiddish plays continued being performed during the war years, often under almost unimaginably difficult conditions.
Zalmen Zylbercweig, Shnorer-historian of the Yiddish Theatre
Something Special for the High Holidays
Yaschar: My Father’s Life in Yiddish Theatre
Yiddish Opera at the Standard Theatre, London 1895
The Grand Street Theatre: A Modern Playhouse Built for Old-fashioned Shund