Tag Archives: Yente

How FIDDLER has become…

Sincere thanks to Paul Wieder of the JUF News for this new post about my August lecture series for the Chicago YIVO Society’s annual Summer Festival of Yiddish Culture ­čÖé ************************* September 22, 2014┬ámarks the 50th┬áanniversary of the first Broadway … Continue reading

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AJEC “Yente”

From Yente to Yenta: How a Name became a Noun A presentation to┬áthe Adult Jewish Education Cooperative Hosted by Congregation Or Shalom of Vernon Hills (IL) Mah nish tanah ha performance ha zeh? Every time I set off to see … Continue reading

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Munster’s Fiddler

From April ’07 Spotlight: Anatevka bloomed anew last month in Munster, Indiana, during a delightful five-week run at the Theatre at the Center. Once back home in Chicago, I called director Bill Pullinsi to follow-up on some of the details. … Continue reading

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