Babel's Daughter Talks - and Jerusalem Listens

In her one-woman show, Chaya Lester traces a personal and spiritual trajectory, from a charmed life along the Mississippi River to challenging one amid the sea of Torah in Jerusalem.

Once, there was a blue-eyed, big-smiled, wild-spirited American girl named Cary Kaplan growing up in 1980s Memphis, Tennessee. She played "more spin...