Category Archives: Kosher Meat Boycott

The remnant of a LES landmark… strictly kosher.

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“East Side Women discussing price of meat….”

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Lyrics to “Mama Can Manage”

(the opening song in ‘The Great Struggle for Cheap Meat”) These streets are not very nice, not very nice and inside there the hall and the stair are not very nice Twice the number this building should hold and there’s … Continue reading

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Lower East Side Women – a brief timeline

In 1917, they fought for the right to vote. Six years before, in 1911, twenty thousand of them rose up to demand better working conditions in the factories – the largest women’s strike ever seen in America. Four years before … Continue reading

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No respect for law

“Your honor, I stood between two ladies… one had bought her man some meat.. so I gave her cover but the other hit me full upon the cheek… with a slab of liver!  Liver!  No respect for law!!!” – police … Continue reading

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Stage Combat Workshop at DTA, starting July 16

    Here’s a photo of Jose, our stage combat workshop leader – performing in one of his recent works.  Gives you a nice sense of how much fun this workshop’s gonna be!  Check out the details on our ‘Workshops … Continue reading

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