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Tighten Your Borscht Belt by Hilary Bluestein-Lyons

June 28-July 14

It’s 1952 and we’re in that uniquely Jewish resort area of the Catskill Mountains known as the "Borscht Belt," a place renowned for launching the careers of the likes of Henny Youngman, Milton Berle and Woody Allen. But things aren’t so rosy for Hattie Zelig, a stand-up comedienne who’s finding that breaking into thismeshugenah boy’s club is like breaking into Fort Knox.