for forthcoming uk programmes of jewish or israeli interest

The Golden Bride

last wednesday afternoon (9th december), 1.24-1.29pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
newshour (presented by james menendez) includes …

“With immigrants arriving in the city from Central Europe and Russia, New York had a thriving Yiddish theatre scene. It’s said in 1923 there were 14 plays on in the theatre district, all performed in Yiddish. And this was one of them, Di Goldene Kale (The Golden Bride) … a new production has just opened in New York.”

including contributions from …
• producer zalman mlotek
• soprano rachel policar
(see also http://www.nytimes.com/2015/11/28/theater/preparing-the-golden-bride-for…)
(if you missed it, available from 0:17:45 to 0:23:15 at http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p039vj1k#playt=17m43s or at http://www.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/series/newshour)

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