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Shlemil: in tsṿey aḳṭen un 8 bilder
Additional title: Shlemiel
Additional title: שלומיאל [פראגראמקע]
Yiddish Folks Theatre (New York, N.Y.) (Creator)
Rumshinsky, Joseph, 1881-1956 (Director)
Kalmanovitsh, H., 1885 or 6-1966 (Author)
Shapiro, Lillian (Choreographer)
Lillian, Isidore (Lyricist)
Baratz, Marty (Choreographer)
Laurants & Dunkel (Set designer)
Kadison, Leib (Stage manager)

Yiddish theater collection

Yiddish theater programs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1931 - 1932 (Questionable)
Place: New York
Publisher: Trio Press
Library locations
Dorot Jewish Division
Shelf locator: **P (Program) No. 141
Jewish arts
Skulnik, Menasha, 1892-1970
Yiddish drama
Theater, Yiddish
סקולניק, מנשה
Theater programs
Statement of responsibility: fun H. Ḳalmanoṿiṭsh, liriḳs fun Izisor Lilyen, ṭents fun Lilyen Shapiro un Marṭi Barats, deḳoratsyes loyṭ di proyeḳṭen fun Leyb Ḳadison, rezshi, Menasheh Sḳulnik, ḥsidishe ṭents fun Lilyen Shapiro, deḳoratsyes fun Lorents un Donḳel, bine direḳṭor, Leyb Ḳadison
Statement of responsibility: Yiddish Folks Theatre, Second Avenue at 12th Street
Statement of responsibility: Menasha Skulnik in Joseph Rumshinsky's new musical extravaganza
Performers: Cast also includes Marty Baratz, Paula Kleida, Sara Skulnik, Victor Marcus, Moishe Feder, Tillie Rabinowitz, Leon Gold, Goldie Eisman, Menasha Skulnik, Isaac Lipinsky, Leib Kadison, Fania Rubina
Language: In Yiddish and English
Statement of responsibility: פון ה. קאלמאנאוויטש, ליריס פון איזידאר ליליען, טענץ פון ליליען שאפירא און מארטי באראץ, דעקאראציעס לויט די פראיעקטען פון לייב קאדיסאן, רעזשי, מנשה סקולניק, חסידישע טענץ פון ליליען שאפירא, דעקאראציעס פון לארענץ און דאנקעל, בינע דירעקטאר, לייב קאדיסאן
Physical Description
Extent: 1 p.; ill., 32 x 13 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 928456482
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20834171
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d52e7280-9abe-0133-7eff-00505686d14e
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1931: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "Shlemil" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1931 - 1932.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "Shlemil" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2022.

APA Format

Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. (1931 - 1932). Shlemil Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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