Though traditional Yiddish culture kept women from performing in public, they came to play an enormous role in the modern development of the form--particularly as actors and singers, but often as managers, owners, and in other ways.
Visual Artists and Yiddish Avant-garde Theatre in Poland
When Sholem Asch Met Tarantino: Motke ganev Comes to Tel Aviv
Matchmaker, Matchmaker, Act on the Stage
Yiddish Theatre Stars & Matinee Girls on the Move
Brush Up on Your Yiddish History Plays
Rosa Rapoport and Teatro IFT in Buenos Aires