Socialism. Zionism. Communism. The labor movement. These phenomena came of age alongside the modern Yiddish stage, which explored their ramifications, sometimes in serious ways, at other times lightheartedly.
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