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April 26, 2018– Giving the history of the Village East at the end of my Yiddish Rialto walk for Professor Rosenzweig
and six of her graduating cantorial students, Hebrew Union College.
Explore the “Crossroads of the World” to discover some of the lesser known sites along the “Great White Way.”
Lower East Side:
Five walks are available of New York City’s former melting pot of the immigrant working class.
Three tours offer a basic introduction to the neighborhood’s showbiz past from immigrant theatre to off-off-Broadway and early television.
Stroll Second Avenue as Del Valle relates tales of Adler, Picon, Thomashefsky and other greats of the Yiddish stage.
The colorful, salty history of the Bowery, once alive with Yiddish, Italian and Chinese theatres, vaudeville houses, dime museums, concert saloons and early film venues.
A former hub of theatrical activity, downtown Brooklyn is currently enjoying a rebirth with the development of the new BAM Cultural District.
Del Valle invites you to Brooklyn’s “Sodom by the Sea” where Gary Grant walked on stilts, Harpo Marx made his stage debut and where the music halls ran early & late.
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