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Author Harshav, Benjamin, 1928-
Title The Moscow Yiddish theater : art on stage in the time of revolution / Benjamin Harshav ; documents translated by Benjamin and Barbara Harshav.
Publication Info. New Haven : Yale University Press, c2008.
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 12  792.0947 H    IN LIBRARY
Description xiii, 199 p., [31] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-198).
Contents The Yiddish art theater -- Chagall's theater murals -- The quarrel between art and theater -- The program of the Yiddish Chamber Theater on its opening in July 1919 -- The reception of the Moscow Yiddish Theater in the West -- The Moscow Yiddish Academic Theater (1928) -- Aesthetics and the lost Jewish world -- Theater and revolution -- Sholem-Aleichem-two short pieces.
Note Includes translations into English from German, Hebrew, Russian, and Yiddish.
Subject Moskovskiĭ gosudarstvennyĭ evreĭskiĭ teatr -- History.
Theater, Yiddish -- Russia (Federation) -- Moscow -- History -- 20th century.
Added Author Harshav, Benjamin, 1928- translator.
Harshav, Barbara, 1940- translator.
Added Title Art on stage in the time of revolution
ISBN 9780300115130 (alk. paper)
030011513X (alk. paper)