What does it mean to be Jewish? How do Jews interact with their non-Jewish neighbors? How do Jews balance the demands of traditional Judaism while living in the modern world? Such questions and others were constantly explored on Yiddish stages.
One (Act) for the Show
How Jewish Can One Fiddler Be?: Reflections on the Folksbiene’s Fidler afn dakh
A Yiddish Homecoming for Fiddler on the Roof
Interview: Yiddish Fiddler on the Roof Actor Rachel Zatcoff
A fidler afn dakh: Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish
Zylbercweig’s Leksikon and Selfridges’ Rump Steak: In Memoriam Harry Ariel