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The cast of "Fiddler on the Roof" performs during the American Theatre Wing's 70th annual Tony Award

All the 2019 Jewish Tony nominees

The Tony Award nominations announced Tuesday were dominated by “Hadestown," and Rachel Chavkin, who is Jewish, was nominated as best director.

By EMILY BURACK/ JTA
01/05/2019

Renowned Jewish playwright Neil Simon passes away at 91

Simon drew on his tumultuous New York Jewish upbringing in many of his works.

By REUTERS
26/08/2018
The cast and producers of "The Band's Visit" accept the award for Best Musical on June 10th, 2018

'The Band's Visit' nabs 10 Tonys

The show based on an Israeli film swept the Broadway awards, including best musical.

11/06/2018
J.T. Rogers (L) accepts Best Play for "Oslo" at the 71st Tony Awards, June 11 2017.

Mideast peace talks drama 'Oslo' wins big at Broadway's Tony Awards

Play on Israeli-Palestinian negotiations wins honor while Bette Midler, Ben Platt nab awards at the star-studded and Jewish-studded event.

12/06/2017
Ben Platt

Tony Awards 2017: The 7 Jewish shows to watch

The past year has been a standout one for Jewish actors, characters and writers who are plying their talents on the Great White Way.

By JTA
11/06/2017
A Chorus Line

Concert Review: A Chorus Line

What’s not to like here? A heartcatching story, great choreography, catchy tunes, smart lyrics and eager, lissom performers.

By HELEN KAYE
24/10/2011
Stage design by Boris Aronson.

All the world was a stage

70-odd paintings of set and costume designs by Boris Aronson provide some valuable insight into the lost world of New York Yiddish theater.

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