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Jewish Theater and Dance
A guide to Yiddish performances and festivals around the world.
In the Bible, dance was an expression of joy, awe and worship.
Jews had a hand in writing nearly all the great musicals of the 1930s and '40s.
Jewish performance and dance traditions can be traced back to the Bible.
The unlikely history of a Hasidic melody.
A cultural phenomenon of Jewish America in the early 20th century.
Like theater in many cultures, Jewish theater has religious roots.
A celebrated American composer, conductor, teacher, and pianist who infused his work with his Jewish heritage
The first American Jewish superstar
Modern Jewish History
From 1600 to the 20th century.
A short-lived yet influential movement.
Traditional dances find new values.
This Yiddish film and theater star had a versatile career and also did humanitarian work.
A writer who bridged both Old World and New, but fit into neither.
A new look at a very old fashion statement.