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The Yiddish theatre in America [by] David S. Lifson.

Author/Creator:
Lifson, David S.
Other Title:
Yiddish theater in America
Publication:
New York, T. Yoseloff [1965]
Format/Description:
Book
659 pages illustrations 22 cm
Subjects:
Theater, Yiddish -- New York (State) -- New York.
Theater -- New York (State) -- New York.
Theater.
Theater, Yiddish.
New York (State) -- New York
Joden.
Toneel.
Jiddisch.
Contents:
Historic background and roots of the Yiddish theatre
Writers and plays
The Yiddish actors
The Yiddish theatre audience
Drama and literary clubs
The Folksbuehne
Transition to 1918
Art and the Yiddish theatre
Maurice Schwartz and the Yiddish Art Theatre
Jacob Ben-ami and the Jewish Art Theatre
Artef
Other Yiddish art theatres
Scenic art in the Yiddish Art Theatre
The decline of the Yiddish theatre.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 626-647).
Local notes:
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy has bookplate "Ex Libris Bernard Weinstock" on front pastedown.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Weinstock, Bernard (bookplate) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1965
Contributor:
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Lifson, David S. Yiddish theatre in America.
OCLC:
333252
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