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The Thomashefskys

  • Aired: 03/29/2012
  • 01:54:31
  • Rating: TV-PG
Watch Broadway's Judy Blazer as Bessie Thomashefsky and Shuler Hensley as Boris Thomashefsky re-create early Yiddish Theater. Recorded in April 2011 at the Frank Gehry-designed New World Center, The Thomashefskys is written and hosted by Michael Tilson Thomas and stars Blazer and Hensley with Ronit Widmann-Levy and Eugene Brancoveanu and the New World Symphony.
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Music and Memories of a Life in the Yiddish Theater
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