16 February 2010

Yenta on the Upper West Side

We met Rosalind Harris on the Upper West side. She played Tzeitel in the film adaptation of the Broadway musical, Fiddler on the Roof . What Jewish gal hasn't seen Fiddler and sung the song, "Matchmaker" at some time in their lives?! She also appeared in the film The Cotton Club and has performed on Broadway. It was a real treat to have the opportunity to sit down and speak with her, and now I am going to put in my Fiddler DVD again and sing away. Here is a clip of Rosalind Harris singing the very popular Matchmaker song: