Weissman Talks: Dean Peck Interviews Bikel on CUNY TV 75

Theodore BikelDean Jeffrey Peck

CUNY TV Broadcast, 01/23/2010, 4 - 5 PM

Baruch College Specials: Weissman Talks: Theodore Bikel


Dean Jeffrey Peck interviews Theodore Bikel, star of the show, “Sholom Aleichem, Laughter Through the Tears.” Scenes from the show will be presented. Taped Nov. 11, 2009 at the Baruch Performing Arts Center.

Prod.: Koko-Baz for Baruch College School of Public Affairs.

Dr. Jeffrey Peck, Dean of the Weissman School of Arts & Sciences at Baruch College leads a live onstage interview with theater legend Theodore Bikel about his life and career, beginning with the role of Tevye the Milkman in Broadway’s “Fiddler on the Roof”, and spanning 40+ years to his current star role in the New York premiere of the National Yiddish Theater production of “Sholom Aleichem: Laughter Through Tears” about the pioneering 19th-century author Sholom Aleichem at Baruch Performing Arts Center. Admission is free but reservations are requested.

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