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  • Holocaust victim, artist Charlotte Salomon’s life premieres as opera

    July 28, 2014 | 6:36 pm

    The Berlin-born Jewish artist Charlotte Salomon left behind a body of watercolors and text she called "Life? or Theatre?" before she was killed at Auschwitz in 1943 at age 26, carrying her unborn child.

    Salomon's life, which has inspired films, plays and a musical, was turned...

  • Desperate times forged painter’s creative legacy

    By Tom Tugend

    April 12, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    Charlotte Salomon perished in Auschwitz at the age of 26, but the astonishing legacy she left behind will be celebrated this month in an exhibition and on stage.

    In her short life, Salomon was a prolific painter, but her style and sensibility were so unique that critics still have...
  • Amsterdam’s Split Personality

    By Anthea Gerrie

    October 17, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    Anne Frank's house, a fabulous 17th century synagogue and an excellent heritage museum give Amsterdam special appeal for Jewish visitors. But they are all sites whose very existence reflect the city's incurable split personality, making for a sightseeing experience that constantly...

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