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Subject Guide: Performing Arts

Highlighting dance, music, opera, and theater materials from Center and partner collections

Members of the Jewish Repertory Theater, 1930. Warsaw, Poland. RG 1270. YIVO

Performing Arts Materials at the Center

This research guide was created to highlight various archival materials, books and recorded sound collections from each of the Center's five partner institutions that document the history and creativity of Jewish performers and creators in the fields of music, theatre, and dance. Keep in mind these are only some highlights of thousands of materials related to the performing arts at CJH. If you are interested in collection or library materials you do not see highlighted in this guide, please visit, where you can search by keyword, name, title, subject or call number.


Please email if you have any additional questions about the thousands of books, archival collections, and museum objects available to use for research at the Center. 

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