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“Sefer Mormon”: What Jewish Casting Choices Mean

“Sefer Mormon”: What Jewish Casting Choices Mean
By June 21, 2016

The schlubby lead in ‘The Book of Mormon’ is very, well, Jewish. Read More

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‘Dear Evan Hansen’: The Latest Jewish Non-Jewish Musical

‘Dear Evan Hansen’: The Latest Jewish Non-Jewish Musical
By June 16, 2016

The next big musical is a sign of Broadway’s persisting Jewishness. Read More

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A Tony-Themed Shavuot Dinner!

A Tony-Themed Shavuot Dinner!
By June 10, 2016

Featuring ‘Cheesecago’ and other theatre puns. Read More

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Jews at the Drama Desk Awards

Jews at the Drama Desk Awards
By June 7, 2016

How did Members of the Tribe fare? Read More

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‘Fiddler on the Roof’ Has Yet Another Cast Recording, And It’s Glorious

‘Fiddler on the Roof’ Has Yet Another Cast Recording, And It’s Glorious
By April 12, 2016

Is another ‘Fiddler’ album necessary? This one’s good enough that you won’t care. Read More

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Tel Aviv Ensemble Tziporela Delights With Sketch Comedy Show “Odd Birdz”

Tel Aviv Ensemble Tziporela Delights With Sketch Comedy Show “Odd Birdz”
By November 7, 2014

Start-up theatre from the start-up nation. Read More

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Actor Shane Baker on Translating ‘Waiting for Godot’ into Yiddish

Actor Shane Baker on Translating ‘Waiting for Godot’ into Yiddish
By September 18, 2014

“A yid lebt mit bitokhn (a Jew lives with hope). For me, Beckett is all about hope.” Read More

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