1200 Clergymen Attend Invitation Performance of “yoshe Kalb”
Menu JTA Search

1200 Clergymen Attend Invitation Performance of “yoshe Kalb”

Download PDF for this date

Twelve hundred clergymen of New York, members of the Jewish and non-Jewish faiths were the guests yesterday of Maurice Schwartz at the Yiddish Art Theatre at an invitation performance of “Yoshe Kalb”.

Leaders of the various denominations in New York attended the performance of the play which is a dramatization of a novel by I. J. Singer, which has been enjoying popularity at the Yiddish Art Theatre.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund