Re-Release: IF I FORGET and American Jews, Anti-Semitism, and Tribalism

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With the recent controversy surrounding Whoopi Goldberg and her remarks about the Holocaust, with the recent hostage situation at a Texas synagogue, with generational trauma and anti-Semitism on the brain, Why We Theater re-releases this episode from Season 1 with a new intro and new context.

Dig into Tony Award winner Steven Levenson’s play IF I FORGET with Steven himself and experts Rabbi Shuli Passow (B’nai Jeshurun in New York City) and scholar Judah Isseroff.

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Michael’s monologue, as performed by Tony Award nominee Jeremy Shamos, appears with the permission of Roundabout Theatre Company, which premiered IF I FORGET Off-Broadway in 2017, and Steven Levenson.

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