Ricky Martin’s concert in Israel was canceled. The June 3 performance by the pop star was called off because of slow ticket sales, apparently because a concert by the hip-hop band Black Eyed Peas is slated for the same date.
Luba Kadison Buloff, a leading Yiddish actress, died May 4 in New York at 99. Billed as Luba Kadison, she played countless roles in both Eastern Europe and then New York for decades, including Linda, Willy Loman’s wife, in the Yiddish production of Arthur Miller’s “Death of a Salesman,” The New York Times reported.
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