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Tovah Feldshuh Discusses New Memoir On THEATER: ALL THE MOVING PARTS This Friday Photo Tovah Feldshuh Discusses New Memoir On THEATER: ALL THE MOVING PARTS This Friday
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2021

TONY-nominated actor Tovah Feldshuh discusses her new memoir with host Patrick Pacheco on this¬†episode of ‚ÄúTHEATER: All the Moving Parts‚ÄĚ, premiering Friday, April 16 at 9:30PM on CUNY TV and streaming at¬†THEATER: All the Moving Parts¬†starting April 19. ¬†¬†

YI LOVE YIDDISHFEST ‚Ä" PURIM EDITION Announced Photo YI LOVE YIDDISHFEST ‚Ä" PURIM EDITION Announced
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2021

The holiday of Purim has often been called ‚Äúthe Jewish Carnavale,‚ÄĚ with the joys of song, laughter and drama folded into one, like tangy, fruit-filled¬†hamantashen. That‚Äôs just the recipe for a Yiddishe Taam that the Yiddishkayt Initiative will be serving up at its first annual International VIRTUAL YI Love Yiddishfest ‚Äď Purim Edition, Feb 25-28.

The Workers Circle Presents a Yiddish Schmooze With National Yiddish Theatre Folksbie Photo The Workers Circle Presents a Yiddish Schmooze With National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's Zalmen Mlotek
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2021

On January 31, 2021, the Workers Circle will present a Yiddish Schmooze featuring Zalmen Mlotek, the Artistic Director at the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene, which presented the award-winning Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish and whose parents were integral members of the Workers Circle and passionate proponents of Yiddish culture.

The Seagull Project Releases Third Episode in Their GREAT SOULS: GREAT STORIES Podcas Photo The Seagull Project Releases Third Episode in Their GREAT SOULS: GREAT STORIES Podcast
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2020

For the past 10 years The Seagull Project has been producing Great Souls: An Evening of Short Stories and Performance at ACT Theatre and Hugo House in Seattle, WA. Under the current pandemic, the company decided to pivot the program into a podcast format to continue to provide high quality short stories to the public for free.

BWW Interview: At Home With Tovah Feldshuh Photo BWW Interview: At Home With Tovah Feldshuh
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 6, 2020

She acts, she sings, she dances, she writes, she exercises, she crusades, and she loves. In all things, she gives her all. Tovah Feldshuh eats life. Find out how and why, here.

Celebrate Centennial Of Women's Voting With TheatreWorks & The Woman's Club Of Palo A Photo Celebrate Centennial Of Women's Voting With TheatreWorks & The Woman's Club Of Palo Alto
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2020

In celebration of Women's Equality Day and the Centennial of the 19th Amendment, TheatreWorks Silicon Valley and The Woman's Club of Palo Alto present a virtual performance of excerpts and songs from Perfect 36, with lyrics and book by Laura Harrington, music by Mel Marvin, and direction by Mac Pirkle.

New Yiddish Rep Will Present THE WHORE FROM OHIO by Hanoch Levin Photo New Yiddish Rep Will Present THE WHORE FROM OHIO by Hanoch Levin
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2020

New Yiddish Rep will present 'The Whore from Ohio' by Hanoch Levin, Israel's foremost playwright, at Theater for the New City February 19 to 23, performed in Yiddish with projected surtitles. This black comedy, which deals memorably with ultimate questions of fantasy, lust and mortality, is one Levin's most famous plays. It is translated into Yiddish from the original Hebrew by Eli Rosen. Gara Sandler directs.

New Yiddish Rep Presents THE LABOR OF LIFE  By Hanoch Levin Photo New Yiddish Rep Presents THE LABOR OF LIFE By Hanoch Levin
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2019

From January 17 to 26, 2020, New Yiddish Rep will present a Yiddish language version of 'The Labor of Life' by Israeli playwright Hanoch Levin, translated by Eli Rosen, directed by Gera Sandler, at New Yiddish Rep's Cyrus and Rose Feldman Studio Theater, 315 W. 39 Street, 9th floor. This comedy, originally written in Hebrew, will be performed in Yiddish with projected English surtitles. It is a funny and very sad play of the missed opportunities, compromises and disillusionments demanded by the 'labor of life.' Originally presented at Israel's HaBima in June, 1989, it stands out among contemporary writings for its sardonic resonance to Israelis and Jews worldwide.

Inaugural YIDDISHFEST Announces Full Lineup of Events Photo Inaugural YIDDISHFEST Announces Full Lineup of Events
by BWW News Desk - 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.

BWW Interview: Mikhl Yashinsky Gets Ready to Make Magic on Stage in NYTF's THE SORCER Photo BWW Interview: Mikhl Yashinsky Gets Ready to Make Magic on Stage in NYTF's THE SORCERESS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2019

This December, escape to a magical world of fantasy and illusion with National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's The Sorceress, running December 8 - 29, 2019. A fairytale-like story of a pure-hearted young woman who triumphs over her tormentors, a scheming stepmother, and a wicked witch.

BWW Exclusive: Melissa Errico Sings 'The Way He Makes Me Feel' From LEGRAND AFFAIR (D Photo BWW Exclusive: Melissa Errico Sings 'The Way He Makes Me Feel' From LEGRAND AFFAIR (DELUXE EDITION)
by Stage Tube - Oct 24, 2019

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS will release Legrand Affair (Deluxe Edition) from Tony Award-nominated singer, actress and writer Melissa Errico on Friday, November 8. The track a?oeThe Way He Makes Me Feela?? will be available to customers who pre-order the album starting on Friday, October 25.

Group Rep Brings Adaptation Of Romero Film NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD To The Stage Photo Group Rep Brings Adaptation Of Romero Film NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD To The Stage
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2019

The Group Rep is proud to present George A. Romero's 'Night of the Living Dead,' adapted for the stage by Gus Krieger, directed by Drina Durazo, produced by Larry Eisenberg, October 4 through November 10, on the Main Stage of the Lonny Chapman Theatre in North Hollywood. California.

Ciclo Tiempo de contar del INBAL ofrece narraciones y cuentos para ni√Īas, ni√Īos y a Photo Ciclo Tiempo de contar del INBAL ofrece narraciones y cuentos para ni√Īas, ni√Īos y adultos en la CDMX
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2019

El Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literatura, a trav√©s de la Coordinaci√≥n Nacional de Literatura, contin√ļa con el ciclo Tiempo de contar el 20, 25, 26 y 30 de junio con los cuentos: Agua azul; Costa Rica y Polonia: un solo coraz√≥n; y ¬°Uno, dos, tres por todos mis compa√Īeros y compa√Īeras!

A BAD YEAR FOR TOMATOES Begins May 16 At Theatre 40 Photo A BAD YEAR FOR TOMATOES Begins May 16 At Theatre 40
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2019

Theatre 40, in the Reuben Cordova Theatre, 241 S. Moreno Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90212. This is on the campus of Beverly Hills High School. Theatre 40 is Beverly Hills' professional theatre company. Ample free parking is available beneath the theatre. The parking area is best accessed through the driveway at the intersection of Moreno and Durant Drives.

SOUL TO SOUL Returns Off Broadway On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Weekend Photo SOUL TO SOUL Returns Off Broadway On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2019

Soul to Soul, the electrifying and emotionally-captivating theatrical concert that explores the parallels of African American and Jewish history takes the stage this Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Presented by the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF), this annual concert will play on Sunday, January 20, 2pm, Off Broadway at the Museum of Jewish Heritage A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, Edmond J. Safra Plaza, 36 Battery Place, NYC.

Celebrate The Season With Lost Nation Theater's STORIES FOR THE SEASON Photo Celebrate The Season With Lost Nation Theater's STORIES FOR THE SEASON
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2018

On Wednesday December 19th at 7pm, many of your favorite Lost Nation Theater artists will gather to present dramatic readings of stories from around the world. The return of the light and the peaceful magic of this winter season is heralded in tales from a host of different traditions.

THE MIRACULOUS JOURNEY OF EDWARD TULANE Premieres At Arlekin Players Theatre Photo THE MIRACULOUS JOURNEY OF EDWARD TULANE Premieres At Arlekin Players Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2018

The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane comes to life on stage December 7 - March 3  NEEDHAM, MA:  Arlekin Players Theatre is happy to announce its newest production, an original adaptation based on the book by the award-winning author Kate DiCamillo, The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane.

THE MIRACULOUS JOURNEY OF EDWARD TULANE Premieres At Arlekin Players Theatre Photo THE MIRACULOUS JOURNEY OF EDWARD TULANE Premieres At Arlekin Players Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2018

The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane comes to life on stage December 7 - March 3  NEEDHAM, MA:  Arlekin Players Theatre is happy to announce its newest production, an original adaptation based on the book by the award-winning author Kate DiCamillo, The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane.

THE OPEN GATE Begins Previews At Theater For The New City, Today Photo THE OPEN GATE Begins Previews At Theater For The New City, Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2018

Theater for the New City (Crystal Field, Executive Director) has announced that it will present THE OPEN GATE, a musical adaptation of Nobel Prize-winning author Isaac Bashevis Singer's novel The Manor, on Sunday October 14th atTheater for the New City (155 First Avenue at 10th Street).

NY Public Library To Screen 'Dibukim' And Hold Gesher Theatre Panel Photo NY Public Library To Screen 'Dibukim' And Hold Gesher Theatre Panel
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2018

After an absence of five years and under the auspices of the Cherry Orchard Festival, Israel's acclaimed Gesher Theatre returns to New York in early October with its two leading productions The Dybbuk and In the Tunnel. On Today, October 2, just prior to the performances, Gesher Artistic Director Yevgeny Arye and company members invite the public to join them for a free screening on the making of Dibukim, a 60-minute film by Ram Loevy, winner of the honorable mention at the Haifa International Film Festival, which documents the production process of The Dybbuk and follows the creative team and actors during rehearsals. The screening will be followed by a 30-minute question and answer session with Yevgeny Arye and members of the company. This film is in Hebrew with English subtitles. More info & trailer.

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