This Day in Jewish History, 1907 The Most Beautiful Theater in the World Opens

David Belasco, Jewish monastery pupil and prolific producer and playwright, knew the secret to superb theater: 'the lighting.'

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On October 16, 1907, a new state-of-the-art theater built by Broadway producer David Belasco opened in New York with a drama called “A Grand Army Man,” co-written and directed by Belasco. Initially the theater...