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Pomul Verde
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Gradina Pomul Verde (Garden at the Green Tree), a beer garden with an open-air theatre in the Romanian city of Iaşi, is considered to be the first venue of modern Yiddish theatre and was founded by Abraham Goldfaden (Avrom Goldfadn, 1840–1908). Goldfaden’s first appearance at the Pomul Verde became the starting point for the transformation of Yiddish stagecraft from light entertainment to ambitio…

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P. Quint, Alyssa, “Pomul Verde”, in: Encyclopedia of Jewish History and Culture Online, Original German Language Edition: Enzyklopädie Jüdischer Geschichte und Kultur. Im Auftrag der Sächsischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig herausgegeben von Dan Diner. © J.B. Metzler, Stuttgart/Springer-Verlag GmbH Deutschland 2011–2017. Consulted online on 01 March 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-8894_ejhc_COM_0643>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20221116



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