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Fyvush Finkel

 
Date of Birth: October 09, 1923 (98)

Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY, USA

Stage Credits

  [New York]
New York Musical Theatre Festival Production, 2006
Orlando
  [Broadway]
1989
Sam
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1982
Mr. Mushnik [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1981
Mordcha
Lazar Wolf (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1964
Barry Jonah
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1964
Mordcha [Replacement]
Mordcha [Replacement]
Mordcha [Replacement]
  [New York]
Reading, 2005
Orlando

Photos

William Finn & Fyvush Finkel Photo

William Finn & Fyvush Finkel

From: 
Date:
10/10/2016
Fyvush Finkel performs a preview of his show with Steve Michaels at the piano and Ian Photo

Fyvush Finkel performs a preview of his show with Steve Michaels at the piano and Ian Finkel at the xylophone at 54 Below on February 21, 2014 in New York City.

From: 
Date:
08/17/2016
Fyvush Finkel performs a preview of his show with Steve Michaels at the piano and Ian Photo

Fyvush Finkel performs a preview of his show with Steve Michaels at the piano and Ian Finkel at the xylophone at 54 Below on February 21, 2014 in New York City.

From: 
Date:
08/17/2016

 

Stage

Performances
  [New York]
New York Musical Theatre Festival Production, 2006
Orlando

  [Broadway]
1989
Sam

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1982
Mr. Mushnik [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1981
Mordcha

Lazar Wolf (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1964
Barry Jonah

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1964
Mordcha [Replacement]

Mordcha [Replacement]

Mordcha [Replacement]

  [New York]
Reading, 2005
Orlando


Fyvush Finkel Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1989 - Outstanding Featured Actor - Play
Fyvush Finkel, Cafe Crown

Fyvush Finkel News

Photo Coverage: Dave Konig and Elliot Finkel - Music and Comedy at Don't Tell Mama Photo Photo Coverage: Dave Konig and Elliot Finkel - Music and Comedy at Don't Tell Mama
by Stephen Sorokoff - Jun 15, 2021

The comedy and musicianship displayed by comic/actor Dave Konig and music director Elliot Finkel in Don’t Tell Mama last night was reminiscent of the glory days of Borscht Belt Hotels. 

Dave Konig and Elliot Finkel Return to Don't Tell Mama Photo Dave Konig and Elliot Finkel Return to Don't Tell Mama
by A.A. Cristi - May 14, 2021

In celebration of New York opening up again, Dave Konig, with Elliot Finkel, is bringing real LIVE entertainment back for two special nights. After a long year of quiet stages, they decided to bring their intimate show to the historic cabaret theatre, Don't Tell Mama, to give audiences a chance to celebrate life - and comedy - returning to NYC!

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Presents An International Purim Celebration Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Presents An International Purim Celebration
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 9, 2021

Artists and performers from around the world join National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF) to celebrate Purim virtually from February 22-25, 2021. The Purim Celebration features a stellar, star-studded line-up of Yiddish music, Cabaret, and a special reading of the Megiles Ester (The Book of Ester) in Yiddish.

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Announces Virtual Programming for the Final Week  Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Announces Virtual Programming for the Final Week of May
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 22, 2020

As May concludes, National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (Folksbiene)-led by Zalmen Mlotek, Artistic Director, and Dominick Balletta, Executive Director-brings the stage to global audiences when Folksbiene! LIVE features 15-Minute Yiddish lessons and Lisa Fishman in Concert.

Folksbiene LIVE! to Present Yiddish Sketch Comedy Photo Folksbiene LIVE! to Present Yiddish Sketch Comedy
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 3, 2020

This week, National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (Folksbiene)a?"led by Zalmen Mlotek, Artistic Director, and Dominick Balletta, Executive Directora?"brings the stage to global audiences with Folksbiene LIVE! on Monday, April 6 with Kvarentin Shmarentin or Humor on Kovid קװi??רענטין שמi??רענטין: ?"ומi??ר i??ן i??i??i?? featuring Leyzer Burko, Motl Didner and more.

Inaugural YIDDISHFEST Announces Full Lineup of Events Photo Inaugural YIDDISHFEST Announces Full Lineup of Events
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 4, 2019

The Yiddishkayt Initiative (YI) (Avi Hoffman, Producing Artistic Director) and Theater for the New City (Crystal Field, Artistic Director) have announced the full lineup of events for the inaugural YI Love New York YiddishFest. This selection of performances, screenings, and discussions centered around Jewish culture and Yiddish entertainment will play several New York City venues from December 21-29. Reservations are required for all events and can be made at www.yiddishfest.org.

The Finkel Brothers Reunite To Explore The Great American Songbook At Don't Tell Mama Photo The Finkel Brothers Reunite To Explore The Great American Songbook At Don't Tell Mama
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 21, 2019

The Finkel Brothers reunite for a special evening celebrating The Great American Songbook at Don't Tell Mama in New York City on Sunday, November 24. Due to heavy scheduling the two musical virtuosos have been hard to find together on onstage this year. Elliot Finkel recently finished the Grand Hotel concert with John Schneider and Ian Finkel just finished writing and directing the one-person show phenomena, Sophie Tucker in Person featuring Cheryl Ann Allen.

Inaugural YIDDISHFEST Comes to NYC for Chanukah 2019 Photo Inaugural YIDDISHFEST Comes to NYC for Chanukah 2019
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 21, 2019

Over nine days in Decembera?"coinciding with Chanukah 2019a?"Jewish cultural organizations from across New York will come together for YI Love New York YiddishFest. Produced by the Yiddishkayt Initiative (YI) (Avi Hoffman, Producing Artistic Director) and Theatre for the New City (Crystal Field, Artistic Director), the inaugural festival features a curated lineup of theatrical presentations, concerts, film screenings, lectures, panel discussions, and famous personalities in the world of Jewish culture from December 21-29. Tickets for all events are available online at www.yiddishfest.org.

CELEBRATE THE MOMENT Kicks Off The Holiday Season Photo CELEBRATE THE MOMENT Kicks Off The Holiday Season
by Stephi Wild - Nov 19, 2019

Kicking-off the holiday season, Jill Center & Co. return for a very special presentation of CELEBRATE THE MOMENT on Monday, November 25, 7:00 p.m. at The Laurie Beechman Theater, 407 West 42nd Street.

Eddie Marco Joins The Cast Of CELEBRATE THE MOMENT Photo Eddie Marco Joins The Cast Of CELEBRATE THE MOMENT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 15, 2019

Choreographer Joanna Rush appeared on Broadway in A CHORUS LINE (also as Sheila in the Los Angeles company), Shirley MacLaine AT THE PALACE starring Shirley MacLaine, in films including The Night They Raided Minsky's, A Killing Affair costarring with O.J. Simpson and Elizabeth Montgomery, and the TV remake of William Inge's Splendor in the Grass, which she also choreographed. Miss Rush currently tours the US in her one-woman show KICK and her newest show, SEX & POWER.


Fyvush Finkel Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Fyvush Finkel been in?
Fyvush Finkel has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Fyvush Finkel been in?
Fyvush Finkel has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Fyvush Finkel been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actor - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Cafe Crown .