Showcase with Barbara Kellar

The Legacy of Jewish Songsmiths on Broadway

Season 5 Episode 7 | 29m 50s Video has closed captioning.

Rabbi Kenneth Kanter explains how Jewish songsmiths such as Irving Berlin, Jerome Kern, and Ira and George Gershwin influenced Broadway’s most enduring musicals. Talya Lieberman and Matthew Umphreys perform The Gershwins’ "Someone to Watch Over Me" and Loewe & Lerner’s "I Could Have Danced All Night."

Aired: 11/02/15

Rating: NR

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CET Arts programming made possible by: The Louise Dieterle Nippert Musical Arts Fund, Carol Ann & Ralph V Haile /US Bank Foundation, Randolph and Sallie Wadsworth, Macy’s, Eleanora C. U. ...