Yiddish Plays for Reading and Performance (Hardcover)

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By Nahma Sandrow (Translator)
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Three stage-worthy plays and nine individual scenes that offer an introduction to Yiddish theater at its liveliest.

About the Author

Nahma Sandrow, a playwright and librettist, is Professor Emerita at City University of New York. Her books include Vagabond Stars: A World History of Yiddish Theater and God, Man, and Devil: Yiddish Plays in Translation. Many of her translations have been produced professionally, and the award-winning shows she developed out of Yiddish material (Kuni-Leml, Vagabond Stars) enjoyed long off-Broadway runs before touring, receiving rave reviews in the New York Times and other major New York newspapers, as well as Variety and the Associated Press.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781438481890
ISBN-10: 1438481896
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication Date: February 1st, 2021
Pages: 350
Language: English