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A shnirele perl: drama in 4 aḳṭen
Additional title: String of pearls
Additional title: שנירעלע פערל [פראגראמקע] : דראמא אין 4 אקטען
Asch, Sholem, 1880-1957 (Author)
Schwartz, Maurice, 1890-1960 (Director)
Foshḳo, Yosef, 1892-1971 (Set designer)
Arnstein, Ira B. (Composer)
Kasten Sisters (Singer)
אש, שלום (Author)
שווארץ, מאריס (Director)
פאשקא, יוסף, (Set designer)

Yiddish theater collection

Yiddish theater programs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1925
Place: New York
Publisher: Yiddish Art Theatre Players
Library locations
Dorot Jewish Division
Shelf locator: **P (Program) No. 242
Jewish arts
Yiddish drama
Theater, Yiddish
Theater programs
Statement of responsibility: fun Sholem Ash, rezshi, Moris Shṿarts, deḳoratsyes, Y. Foshko.
Statement of responsibility: Yiddish Art Theatre Players, Maurice Schwartz, director.
Statement of responsibility: Bayes Theatre, Lee and J. J. Shubert, 44th Street W. of Broadway.
Performers: Cast includes Maurice Schwartz, Miriam Ellis, Bella Bellarina, Lazar Freedm Abraham Teitelbaum, Chaim Schneyer, Mark Schweid, Jacob Mestel, Morris Strassberg, Mme. Goldberg, Sonya Radina, Leonid Snegoff, Isidore Cashier, Minne Toller, Boris Weiner, Abraham Kubansky, Julius Adler, Emil Hirsch, Philip Sherman.
Content: Includes synopsis of the play in English.
Content: Includes ads.
Language: In English and Yiddish.
Statement of responsibility: פון שלום אש, רעזשי, מאריס שווארץ, דעקאראציעס, י. פאשקא
Physical Description
Extent: V. : col. ill. ; 20 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 913798929
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20730924
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7a5f4e40-b0c6-0133-f564-00505686d14e
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1880: Creator Born
  • 1925: Issued
  • 1957: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "A shnirele perl" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1925.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "A shnirele perl" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 28, 2024.

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Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. (1925). A shnirele perl Retrieved from

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A shnirele perl