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"Transferred to Broadway by the legendary Broadway producer, Cheryl Crawford, the production starred Tovah Feldshuh. I had the honor of working with Isaac Bashevis Singer after suggesting the dramatization of his short story. Published by Samuel French, the work has been given many productions. [I later staged the play again for the Folksbiene Theater, with the original English Language text translated into Yiddish]. I’ve been fortunate in my career to have known another great Yiddish writer, H. Leivick, whose classic verse drama, THE GOLEM, I staged in its English language adaptation for my first off-Broadway production]. "