Vanessa Hidary, Ageless Diva, Spoken Word Artist, Actress, Writer, Director

Her feminist-Jewish viva Puerto Rico!

Out there on stage, it’s impossible to separate out being a woman and being a Jew. One of my shows starts, “I meet a guy in a bar. ‘You don’t look Jewish.’ He says it in this tone that sounds like he’s complimenting me, and I say…nothing. Should I fiddle on a fuckin’ roof for you? Should I humor you with my ‘oy veys’ and refuse to pay?”

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