January 5, 2022, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Virtual Women’s Rosh Chodesh Study Group
Rosh Chodesh for the new month of Shevat
The theme for this year is American Jewish Comediennes
On this session Sandy Serkess will present the story of Fanny Brice.
Fanny Brice was a popular and influential American comedienne, singer, theatre and film actress, who made many stage, radio and film appearances but is best remembered as the creator and star of the top-rated radio comedy series, The Baby Snooks Show. Thirteen years after her death, she was portrayed on the Broadway stage by Barbra Streisand in Funny Girl.