FIDDLER Gets Religion

The decision to cancel a performance of Fiddler on the Roof on kol nidre – the evening of Yom Kippur […]

When You’re Rich . . .

The Washington Post columnist Catherine Rampell’s first pop-culture reference in her January 4 piece about the expanding role of wealth […]

Welcome to Anatevka!

Once upon a time, some 110 years ago, fictional Jews were forced to leave Anatevka. On Tuesday, Jews started moving […]

Act Yiddish Even If British

Act British, think Yiddish, the old adage goes. Not any more. A new show in London’s West End — You Won’t Succeed […]

Ready for Prime Time

Better than getting to be a contestant on Jeopardy! is being a question! This aired on June 30, 2015.

FIDDLER goes to jail

There’s a Jewish plot-line in the new season of Netflix TV’s Orange is the New Black, and our favorite musical […]


Lovers of Yiddish, the language of Sholem-Aleichem’s original Tevye stories, will appreciate the Eisteddfod, the huge youth festivals in Wales that […]