Sandee Brawarsky

Indecent

Screen Shot 2017-03-30 at 3.06.37 PMPaula Vogel says that each of her plays talks to a different ancestor. The Pulitzer Prize-winner’s latest play, “Indecent”—which will mark her Broadway debut at age 65—is talking to her Yiddish-speaking grandmother, Frieda, she says in an interview. Frieda came to the U.S. from Moscow when she was five, and was “larger than life, as so many grandmothers are.”

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