Sholem Aleichem

Writer Bel Kaufman Dies At 103

07/28/2014
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Writer Bel Kaufman,  granddaughter of Yiddish writer Sholem Aleichem, has died.

Meet Joseph Dorman, Director Of "Sholem Aleichem, Laughing In The Darkness"

Joseph Dorman is director of a riveting portrait of the great writer whose stories became the basis of the Broadway musical Fiddler on the Roof. "Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness" tells the tale of the rebellious genius who created an entirely new literature. Dorman calls Sholem Aleichem the "grandfather of all Jewish comedians today."

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