Daniel Cainer had a mystical vision of a rabbi telling him to “write a Jewish musical,” so he obeyed. Now, his solo show makes its Off-Broadway debut after a UK run. “Jewish Chronicles” weaves together stories as wildly different (yet uniquely Jewish) as that of a Jewish woman in the 1950s who joins a Christian cult and a rabbi addicted to cocaine.
Adam Dickter |
Assistant Managing Editor
He tried out such stage names as Chester Flame and Peter Avalanche at Yale Drama School, but when he got the chance to star in TV and movies Henry Winkler stuck with the one his German refugee parents gave him.