JR OutLoud archive
La Bohème: Judi Herman finds Puccini’s penniless Bohemians in modern day London – in a latter day synagogue!
Puccini's romantic story of doomed love in a colony of penniless but aspiring young artists in late nineteenth century Paris is full of life and colour and fun but ultimately it’s designed to tug at the heart strings .... more>>
Yiddish Theatre Karaoke from the Jewish Museum
One of the most original and entertaining interactive exhibits at the newly expanded Jewish Museum in Camden is the Yiddish Theatre Karaoke, hosted by David Schneider..... more>>
A Jewish King Lear at the Royal Shakespeare Company!
As the Royal Shakespeare Company takes the cream of its Stratford Shakespeare repertoire to New York's Park Avenue Armory as part of Lincoln Center Festival 2011 this July and August, Judi Herman talks to actor Greg Hicks. .... more>>
Judi Herman meets a pair of ‘Jewish Lads'
The musical Dreamboats and Petticoats with a score of 1960s classic hits and a book by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran is on tour round the UK..... more>>
Building bridges – Friends of the Earth Middle East bring together students from Israel, Jordan and Palestine for Eco-Workshops on Kibbutz Lotan
This audio is in two parts as it is a programme-length feature
At the end of 2009, even as events in Copenhagen hit the headlines, Friends of the Earth Middle East brought together around one hundred secondary school students aged 14-17 .... more>>
Dannie Abse reads four of his poems for JR OutLoud
When Dannie Abse spoke to Judi Herman as part of the focus on the Jews of Wales, he was good enough to read four of his poems .... more>>
Tim Roseman and Theatre503
To date 2009 has been a bit of an annus mirabilis for theatre practitioner Tim Roseman. .... more>>
Denis Norden OutLoud
Radio and TV personality, wit, raconteur, comedy script writer, in a career stretching back more than sixty years Denis Norden has definitely achieved the status of ‘national treasure’. .... more>>
Debbie Chazen in The Girlfriend Experience
Debbie Chazen is on a bit of a roll at present, with frequent appearances on screen, radio and stage. The Junoesque performer with the gorgeous giggle, wicked sense of fun .... more>>
Jordy Pordy: Taking the Bull by the Horns by Jordan Herskowitz
For JR OutLoud the young writer/performer Jordan Herskowitz talks to Judi and performs extracts from his one-man autobiographical show Jordy Pordy: Taking the Bull by the Horns .... more>>