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SYNOPSIS OF "GABRI AND THE WOMEN"
[Yiddish: Gabri un di froyn"]
by David Pinski
The synopsis below is from a new theatre
group, the "New Stage,"
which had high ideals for the types of Yiddish plays
they wished to state.
play opened at the Garden Theatre, NYC, on April 4,
The act is
divided into two scenes. One is the study of Solomon
Kaus (Jacob P. Adler), and the other a saloon belonging to Jeannette
(Dora Weissman) and
De Jerbelé (Solomon Manne).
audience room of Cardinal Richelieu's palace.
scene is a room in Jeannette's house, and Suzanne comes
to see her to intervene on behalf
Photograph courtesy of the
Museum of the City of New York.
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