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From Halsted Street To Broadway

From Halsted Street To Broadway: Jan Chats with Chicago Actress Sally Murphy about the New Revival of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF JanSo tell me, Sally, do you consider Tzeitel a feminist? SallyOh yes. Absolutely! “Matchmaker, Matchmaker” is a total feminist song. Tzeitel is a little older and she’s sees the realities that her younger sisters don’t see. Her life…

Schwartz’ TEVYE Receives the Royal Treatment from NCJF

Schwartz’ TEVYE Receives the Royal Treatment from NCJF Exciting news for lovers of Yiddish theater: the National Center for Jewish Film at Brandeis University has just released a new DVD version of Maurice Schwartz’s 1939 classic TEVYE The film has been restored with great care in richly textured black and white from an original nitrate print. Solomon Secunda’s…