Posts Tagged ‘Fiddler on the Roof’

Scene from the movie Diner (1982)

Top 10 Jewish-Related Movies to Watch During Christmas Break

Check out these Jewish-related films and TV episodes perfect for the holiday season Nate Bloom Special to the Jewish News Who doesn’t love a good Christmas movie, right? But if you crave a dose of Jewishness this holiday season, check out our list of eclectic, somewhat eccentric selections of Jewish-related films and TV episodes to…

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Scene from The Book of Mormon with a circle of Mormon men in black pants, dress shoes, a black tie, and a white short sleeved button up shirt.


Hello. The Book of Mormon isn’t saying goodbye any time soon. Julie Yolles Contributing Writer What’s a nice Jewish boy doing in the army of the church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints? Well, just ask his casting agent. Jacob Ben-Shmuel is spending Chanukah in the D — at the Fisher Theatre — Dec. 4-9…

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Fiddler on the Roof (in English) made a return to Broadway in 2016. PHOTO BY JOAN MARCUS

Return To Tradition

A pair of Metro Detroit natives are among the cast of a Joel Grey-directed version of Fiddler on the Roof — all in Yiddish. Michael Yashinsky and Daniel Kahn each grew up in Farmington Hills thinking about the possibilities of stage careers, but they didn’t get to know each other until 2016, when they were…

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Alexandra Silber

The ABCs Of Alexandra Silber

The glamorous and beguiling singer, actor and author returns to her hometown for a whirlwind of performances and appearances. [similar id=39049 type=all] Anatevka. Broadway. Cabaret 313. Since July, Alexandra Silber’s gone from stage to page when the Grammy-nominated soprano and actress added author to her bio and embarked on an 80-stop book tour for her…

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