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Two Yiddishe Boys and a Bissel of Berlin

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/culture/article/two_yiddishe_boys_and_a_bissel_of_berlin_20110907

About a dozen years ago, actor Mike Burstyn auditioned in New York for the role of Al Jolson in the national touring company of the musical “Jolson.” While waiting for a decision, he flew home to Los Angeles and on landing at LAX decided to stop by the nearby Hillside Memorial Park and Mortuary and visit the grave of the legendary jazz singer.

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