The Yiddish Queen Lear


Russian-born New Yorker, Esther Laranovska, gives her Yiddish theatre business to her daughters. Two of them cast her out on to the streets. She starts a new Yiddish Theatre of the Streets, which fails. In despair, she goes to France but is caught by the Nazis on the Swiss French border.
Format: Full-length play


Original or Prominent Production: Southwark Playhouse, London.
Nationality of Author:
Original Language: English

Oberon Books, 2001.

Production Rights Holder:

United Agents, London.