Episode 401. Yisrael’s Three Conversions

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circumcise_meYisrael Campbell is just your run-of-the-mill Irish, Italian, Catholic, American, Reform, Conservative, and now Orthodox Jew, and he tells the story of his fascinating journey in “Circumcise Me”, his funny and poignant one-man show currently playing at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Featuring journeys both spiritual and theatrical, stereotypes both confounded and embodied, controversially nuanced thoughts about tensions in the Middle East, and the proud fierce Scottish love of beards. (Length 17:34)