Boris Aronson video

A lecture by Boris Aronson’s son Marc given as as part of the Boris Aronson Avant-garde Theatre exhibition in 2013.

Marc Aronson talks about his late father – a pioneer of Yiddish theatre and Broadway stage sets.

Marc Aronson explores the links between his father’s pioneering work with Chagall and Ryback, in Avant-garde Yiddish theatre designs in Kiev and Moscow from 1917, to his extraordinarily successful careeron Broadway in New York from the mid 1920’s, winning 8 Tony awards.

Find out more about the Boris Aronson exhibition held at the Ben Uri in 2013.