Shane Baker on acting in the Yiddish Play “God Of Vengeance”

Shane Baker is playing the central character, Yankl on stage in the Yiddish language play “God of Vengeance,” originally written by Sholem Asch in 1907. In the next episode of the Yiddish Book Club podcast we are going to talk about the text of the play with fellow Yiddish experts Michael Wex and Faith Jones. In this episode we talk to Shane alone, specifically about his personal, ongoing relationship to this play.

 

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Shane Baker on acting in the Yiddish Play “God Of Vengeance”