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I had a blast talking about “Jews and the Golden Age of Broadway” with fellow theatre mavens Alisa Solomon, Stuart Hecht, and Liz Wollman. Mazel tov to the Sandra Kahn Wasserman Center for Jewish Studies at Baruch College on a wonderful event.

Here’s the full line-up for the day-long symposium:

The Making of Jewish Theater

Panel I – 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM – “The History of Yiddish Theater” 
Panelists: Alyssa Quint; David Mazower; Nahma Sandrow; Edna Nahshon

Panel II – 3:00 – 4:30 PM – “Jews and the Golden Age of Broadway” 
Panelists: Alisa Solomon; Stuart Hecht; Henry Bial

Panel III – 5:30 – 7:00 PM – “Jewish Theater Today”
Panelists: David Mandelbaum; Jesse Freedman; Dan Fishback; Motl Didner

Keynote Address – 7:30 – 3:30 – Danny Burstein
with Alisa Solomon, Columbia University