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Translations on the American Yiddish Art Stage

RG 118 - New York, 1926 - Irving Place Art Theatre - Jacob Ben-Ami - program, 'Samson and Delilah'.jpg


A program from a performance of Samson and Delilah at the Irving Place Theater (1926-27 season). Jacob Ben-Ami appeared in an English-language production of this play by the Swedish playwright Sven Lange in 1920. It was his first English-language role.


Translations on the American Yiddish Art Stage


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