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‘Fiddler on the Roof’ Performance Interrupted by Shouts of ‘Heil Hitler, Heil Trump’

Panicked audience members feared that a shooting was about to begin

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A ‘Baal Teshuvah’ Takes the Stage

A new play explores how Judaism divides a Jewish family

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A Modern Israeli Take Revives the Spirit of ‘The Dybbuk’

Israel’s Gesher theater company gives the classic tale of religious spirits a modern psychological turn

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The Jewish Soul of American Musicals

Born 100 years ago today, Alan Jay Lerner of Lerner and Loewe wrote classic American musicals like ‘Camelot’ and ‘My Fair Lady,‘ whose Jewish themes are not always obvious

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Goodbye to the Great Neil Simon

Neil Simon, legendary writer of The Odd Couple and countless other hits, has died at 91. He practically invented the sitcom along the way

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Tony Nominations Are Out—And Great for the Jews!

‘Angels in America,’ ‘The Band’s Visit’ fare excellently

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In Ambitious New Play, Scheherazade Tells of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

‘One Thousand Nights and One Day’ never fails to be riveting, even when it is frustrating

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10 Reasons Why Contemporary Plays Are The Same As Jewish Family Therapy

Today on Jewcy: Either way, the chairs are uncomfortable and it’s very loud.

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A Very Sexy Purim

Today on Jewcy: Welcome to ‘House of Esther’

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In a New Play, Walking and Talking About Jews and Music

‘A Walk with Mr. Heifetz’ imagines the famous violinist in conversations about art, Zionism, ego, and everything in between

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‘Ruth’s’: Giving Anne Frank Another Life

Today on Jewcy: One actor imagines— what if Anne Frank was your grandmother?

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Yiddish Lear Returns

Today on Jewcy: You can win tickets!

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‘NOT THE ONE: A Love Story’

Today on Jewcy: A Jewish performer’s one-woman show explores sexuality, polyamory, and more.

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On Stage in London, ‘The Twilight Zone’ Shines in All Its Jewish Glory

Rod Serling’s outsider worldview continues to guide and inspire, across decades and media

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Watching ‘The Chosen’ with My Children

A new theatrical adaptation of Chaim Potok’s classic novel admires the past without being nostalgic and takes Jews and Judaism seriously

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In New Play About Masada and Birthright, Everyone Is Shallow and Awful. The Play Is, Too.

Full of unlikable characters each representing a different half-baked perspective, ‘Diaspora’ is offensive to everyone and no one

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Bring Back ‘Parade’

Today on Jewcy: Now, more than ever, is the time to revive the musical about Leo Frank.

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New York’s Hottest Indie Theater Show is About a Found Recording of a Jewish Family from the 1950s

Somewhere between a one-woman multimedia play and a live documentary, ‘Say Something Bunny!’ takes audiences on an intimate journey of Jewish life on Long Island

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We Are Family

Episode 105: Writer Annabelle Gurwitch on being her elderly mother’s drug mule; plus the creative duo behind the one-man film ‘Wrestling Jerusalem’

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David Mamet Bans Post-Play Panel Discussions

And, naturally, gets slammed by the left’s cultural kommissars

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The Holocaust as Prop

Featuring the Shoah onstage is important, but there are risks involved

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American Judaism and Tsuris at the Turn of the Millennium

‘If I Forget,’ now playing off-Broadway in a limited run, tells the story of a ‘family and a culture at odds with itself’

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The Dreidel-Straddling Schlep Sisters Are a Hanukkah Miracle

Burlesque duo Darlinda Just Darlinda and Minnie Tonka are performing on Christmas Eve in New York City

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British Scientist Rosalind Franklin Gets the Star Treatment in ‘Photograph 51’

Anna Ziegler’s play features Nicole Kidman as Franklin, whose research was instrumental in the discovery of DNA’s double helix structure

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Unleashing ‘Bambi’ Back Into the Wild

Feverish production explores classic animated character’s subversive roots

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Iddo, the Smartest Netanyahu Brother

As his new play ‘A Happy End’ premieres in New York, the playwright reflects on the decisions that shape lives

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Why Ari Roth Got Fired From Theater J

The story behind the ‘irreconcilable’ differences

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Orthodox Women Find a Way To Shine Onstage

An all-female troupe of actors will stage ‘Into the Woods’ later this month

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Mike Nichols: ‘Jewish Humor Is a Way of Surviving’

An excerpt from Stars of David: Prominent Jews Talk About Being Jewish

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Sitting Shiva for the Polish Tea Room

Broadway’s iconic, unassuming Jewish café to close at the end of the year

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