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“Dzigan & Shumacher”

Inspired by the life story of the famous Yiddish comic duo, Shimon Dzigan and Israel Shumacher. The two men met in the revolutionary Jewish theatre in Lodz, Poland in the 1920’s. They spent the following several decades as friends and partners – in a relationship complete with love, hate, and jealousy – and come through it all together, while becoming the most famous Yiddish comic duo in the 20th century, captivating and conquering Jewish audiences all over the world.