Win Acclaim for
Many plaudits and messages
of congratulations have been re-
ceived by Lou and Rosa Levin•
son, who recently directed the
play, "Dos Groise Gevins," pre-
sented May 3, at the Detroit.
Institute of Arts by the Einstein
The group, which is comprised
of members of Albert Einstein
Chapter of Bnai Brith, is the
only Yiddish-speaking BB or-
ganization in Detroit and is com-
prised mostly of members who
survived the Nazi holocaust.
The play, presented entirely
in Yiddish, was- a musical, set to
a play by Sholem Aleichem and
offered in tribute to the 100th
anniversary of the birth of the
great Yiddish writer.
The efforts of all members of
the cast have been cited, with
special . acclaim haying been
given to Regina Gilbert, who
played the role of the poor tail-
or, which is filled with both
comedy and pathos, and Thelma
Isaacs, who portrayed the tail-
The original lyrics written by
the Levinsons, the musical ar-
rangements by • Sam Moss and
the choreography also were com-
In a letter of appreciation to
the Einstein Players, Morris
Garrison, president of Einstein
"It is hard to believe that this
group of women—graduates of
Hitler's "concentration camps=
have such exceptional talent. It
is also a fact that this group,
one of Bnai Brith's newest
chapters, brought with them the
culture, customs, language and
heritage that has long been dor-
mant among us.
"Who said that the Detroit
public does not welcome Yidd-
ish Theater? The long, standing
ovation proved that your darn
ing, non - professional group
brought dignity to the Jewish
theater and proved that our city
is hungry for a Yiddish word."
Many requests have been re-
ceived to present the play again,
and it is being planned to honor
those requests sometime in the
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ctivittes in Society
Mr. and Mrs. Jules Doneson, of the Jules Doneson Travel
Agency, have just returned from a visit with the Grossinger
family at the Grossinger Hotel and Country Club, New York.
Dr. and Mrs. Perry Goldman are presently in Israel for the
11th anniversary celebrations. They will tour Italy before return-
Mesdames Jeanette Mendelson, Eve Gaberman and Sadie
Babitch arrived in England last week to begin a seven-week tour
of Europe, which will include stopovers in Spain, Italy, Switzer-
land, Holland, France and Greece.
Mr. and Mrs. Rudolph Shulman left last week for Israel,
where they will attend the triennial convention of Bnai Brith
in Jerusalem. They will visit throughout Europe before return-
Dr. and Mrs. Nathan Goldberg will tour Turkey, Greece and
the Scandinavian countries after completion of a visit to Israel,
where they arrived to join in the country's 11th anniversary
Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Grunt are currently visiting for a
month in Israel.
Leaving aboard the SS Ighel from New York last week were
Mr. and Mrs. Harry Taub and Mr. Ben Weinstock, who will spend
six weeks in the Jewish state before returning home.
Mrs. Walter Kramer arrived last week in England with her
two children. They will spend a month visiting in London.
Dr. and Mrs. Peter Shifrin have arrived home after spending
a month abroad in Turkey, Greece and Italy.
Judge and Mrs. Charles Rubiner are presently on a tour of
the European continent.
Mr. and Mrs. Harry Fischoff, of Chicago, Ill., recently played
hosts to members of the Goode Family Club, who came from
all parts of the country, including Detroit, to attend the weekend
of festivities. Among the events highlighting the reunion were
a dinner and brunch at the Fischoff residence and a celebration
at the Palmer House Empire Room.
Miss Sharon Gail Ziporyil, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Isadore
Ziporyn, of Monte Vista Ave., was recently tendered a sweet
sixteen luncheon for 61 friends and relatives at Menjo's.
Miss Evelyn Gurvitch will present her annual pupil recital
for two pianos at 8:20 p.m., Tuesday, in the lecture hall of the
Detroit Institute of Arts. Participating students will be Steven
Ross, Norma LeW, Sherrill Cohen, Joyce Goldman, Joanna
Koren, Patricia Loeffler and Shirley Lachman Fink. Com-
posers to be presented are Bach, Haydn, Mozart, Chopin, Ravel
Miss Joan Shwitzer, of San Francisco, Calif., is now visiting
here with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Shwitzer, of
Out-of-town guests here this weekend to attend the Bar
Mitzvah of Lawrence Kane, son of Mr. and Mrs. Irving Kane,
of Prest Ave., will be Mr. Harry Mohilner, of Wichita, Kans.,
Dr. and Mrs. William Gallagher and sons, of Traverse City,
Mich., and Miss Elsie Niehus, of Dayton, 0.
- Mr. and Mrs. Leo Schlossberg recently entertained 20 guests
in their new home on W. 9 Mile Rd., in Oak Park, in honor
of their aunt and uncle, Mr. and Mrs. Barney Levine, who are
visiting here from Newark, •N. J.
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Skit to Highlight ORT Luncheon
The annual luncheon meeting
of Women's American ORT will
take place at Franklin Hills
Country Club, at 12:30 p.m.,
May 22, under the chairmanship
of Mrs. Sidney Weisman.
Following the opening prayer
by Mrs. B. David Ruby, the
presentation o f membership
awards will be made by Mrs.
Henry Parisher, regional vice-
president. Installation of offi-
cers also will be featured.
Highlighting the afternoon's
program will be a musical skit,
"Our ORT Lady," it is an-
nounced by Mrs. Gene Epstein,
The presentation, directed by
Mrs. David Silberg, has in the
made before Wednesday. • Call
the Pioneer Women office, DI
Mrs. Weiss announces that all
of the Cuuncil department an-
nual reports will be presented
at the all-day conference on
Mrs. Milton Weiss, organiza-
tion vice-president of Detroit
Counciil of Pioneer Women, an-
nounces the annual installation
luncheon honoring the Council's
be held at
noon May 27,
at the Hayim
be Dr. Sara
of English at
v ersity in Mrs. Weiss
Jerusalem, and representative
of Moetzet Hapoalot, Pioneer
Women's sister organization in
Israel. Dr. Gaulan will speak on
the rehabilitation work of
Moetzet Hapoalot during the
present period immigration
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