Episode 211: "Yiddish Theater's Vilna Troupe"


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Debra Caplan, Yiddish theater historian and Assistant Professor of Theater at Baruch College, joins us this week to discuss her book, "Yiddish Empire: The Vilna Troupe, Jewish Theater, and the Art of Itinerancy." We chat about the Vilna Troupe in its early years, their groundbreaking production of The Dybbuk, and more. Episode 0211 February 8, 2019 Yiddish Book Center Amherst, Massachusetts

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