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Tag: Theodore Bikel
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Tamara Brooks, a noted choral conductor, and the wife and musical partner of singer-actor Theodore Bikel, has died.
Brooks, a Juilliard-trained pianist and conductor, suffered a heart attack on May 19. She was 70.
She had a distinguished career as a conductor and educator who...
October 31, 2008 | 1:57 am
May 15, 2008 | 6:00 pmTovah Feldshuh
"I love, admire, and will eternally raise money for Israel because I am well aware that she takes bullets for me. She is my life insurance."
"It's not easy to understand how a nation can reclaim itself after 5,000 years of banishment, occupation, and...
April 10, 2008 | 6:00 pm
May 12, 2005 | 8:00 pm
Actor and Yiddish-language true believer Theodore Bikel grew up in prewar Europe, with German as his first language and Yiddish a quick second, partly due to his father reading his family Sholom Aleichem stories every Tuesday night.
"He picked the night," said Bikel, now 81 and set...
August 19, 2004 | 8:00 pm
It's 'Theo' Time
The 80th birthday of actor, singer, Soviet Jewry champion and Yiddish language true believer Theodore Bikel was marked by more than 1,300 well-wishers with the June 6 concert, "Theo! The First 80 Years," at Brentwood's Wadsworth Theater.
The fluid 90-minute show...
June 3, 2004 | 8:00 pm
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