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Edna Nahshon awarded 2016 George Freedley Award Special Jury Prize

Aug 23, 2017
Edna Nahshon's book New York’s Yiddish Theater: From the Bowery to Broadway, published by the Columbia University Press, has been selected as the recipient of the 2016 George Freedley Award Special Jury Prize for an exemplary work in the field of live theatre or performance. Presented annually, the Theatre Library Association recognizes outstanding scholarship in the fields of theatre and recorded/broadcast performance.

The award will be presented at a ceremony at 7:00 pm on Friday October 13, 2017, at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.