Fyvush Finkel: A Charming Conversation With a Longtime Serious Mensch

As the 91-year-old Yiddish theater star embarks on a Purim cabaret show, we revisit his appearance on Vox Tablet

Event: Anne Frank’s 21st Century Friends

Upcoming author panel to be moderated by The Scroll!

Revival

Romeo and Juliet in Yiddish, premiering this week at the New York Jewish Film Festival, is a part of a recent resurgence of Yiddish-language filmmaking

A Serious Mensch

Fyvush Finkel’s career, rooted in Yiddish theater, has lasted nearly eight decades. And he’s not planning on retirement anytime soon.

Fyvush Finkel Has No Use for Trayf

Your Vox Tablet preview

Early Sundown: Sukkot Edition

Plus unrest in East J’lem, and more

Tablet Writer’s Film Wins Oscar!

Rakoff’s movie lands Short Film prize

Your Oscar Cheat Sheet

Here’s what to root for

The Jews’ Oscar Nominee

Looking back at ‘A Serious Man’

‘A Serious Man,’ ‘Basterds,’ and ‘Ajami’ Nominated

Congrats to Tablet contributing editor David Rakoff

A Serious Marriage

A haftorah of contradictions and reconciliation

Sundown: Larry David Goes Native

Plus saving the earth from synagogues, an identity musical, and more

Sundown: Jewish News for Italians

Happy Columbus Day! Plus, Abbas flipped, the Coens dissed, and Potok staged

Taking It Seriously

The Coen brothers’ new movie is a masterful meditation on Judaism

Coens’ ‘A Serious Man’ Coming This Week

With even more Jewishness than their other flicks!

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