What does it mean to be Jewish? How do Jews interact with their non-Jewish neighbors? How do Jews balance the demands of traditional Judaism while living in the modern world? Such questions and others were constantly explored on Yiddish stages.
“Permit New Actors on the Stage?”: A 1905 Protest Letter by Tsipe Abelman
Women on the Yiddish Stage: Primary Sources
Interview with Nahma Sandrow, translator and editor
Khonen in Drag: Cross-Dressing in Two Productions of The Dybbuk during the 1920s (Plus, a Review of One of These Productions)
A Timeline of Yiddish Drag
A Year of Yiddish Theatre in Covid: A Wrap Up?