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A New Take on ‘The Rothschilds’

Adaptation of the 1970 musical to premiere Off-Broadway in October

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Sondheim Blasts Gaga’s Oscars Performance

And—cautiously, tremulously—Rachel Shukert offers a dissent

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50 Years of ‘The Sound of Music’

Half a century after its release, the film’s historical inaccuracies glare

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Alexander Hamilton’s Jewish Connection

Revisiting the Founding Father’s Jewish day school days in the West Indies

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‘Falsettos’ Returning to Broadway After 24 Years

New production of the Tony Award-winning musical premieres next spring

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Fiddler on the Tube

Peter Pan Live! was good, but NBC should really take us back to Anatevka

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His Name Was Hitler, He Was a Showgirl: Barry Manilow’s New Musical

‘Harmony,’ opening in Atlanta next week, reimagines a famous Weimar-era song-and-dance troupe in major and minor keys

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A Philosophically Funny New Pop Musical Asks, What’s Love Got To Do With It?

Rising songwriter Gaby Alter brings ‘Nobody Loves You,’ about love, ontology, and reality TV, to an off-Broadway debut

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Thirteen Signs That You May Have Attended Jewish Summer Camp in the 1980s

Still cry when you hear ‘Cat’s in the Cradle’? Remember how to Dippity-Do your hair? Take a trip down memory lane, camper.

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Sitting Shiva for Smash

The show’s demise is a blow for musical theater—the art that incorporates virtually every other form of art

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Today on Tablet

On Broadway, Cairo Jews, and more

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Everything’s Coming Up Moses

Songs from Tablet Magazine’s ‘Gypsy’-inspired Passover musical

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A Milkman in Winter

After 42 years, ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ star Topol is still stuck in Anatevka

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Rags and Riches

What the new Tin Pan Alley Rag teaches us about Irving Berlin and the other Jews who wrote the American songbook

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East Meets Kvetch

An all-Asian troupe performs a musical about kosher caterers, short insomniacs, and hypochondriacs

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A Man Possessed

A visit with the composer who took over where Marc Blitzstein left off

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Precious Objects

An experimental musical about the Rosenbachs celebrates their love affair with book dealing

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