About us

The Award-winning NYTF company presents plays, musicals, concerts, lectures, interactive educational workshops and community-building activities in English and Yiddish, with English and Russian supertitles accompanying performances. The National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene is the longest continuously producing Yiddish theatre company in the world.

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The Sorceress
(Di Kishefmakherin)

Previews December 1 – 5;
Performances December 8 – 29, 2019
In Yiddish with English and Russian subtitles. 


Harmony - A new musical

Previews: February 11 – March 3
Performances: March 7 – 29, 2020
In English.

The Tenth Man

Previews May 17 – 21, 2020;
Performances May 21 – June 11, 2020
In Yiddish with English and Russian translation supertitles.

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“Our stories are kept alive thanks to the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene – Join me in keeping our stories alive.”
— Joel Grey

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