Mekler, Eva

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MEKLER, Eva. American (born Poland), b. 1945. Genres: Theatre, Education, Novels. Career: Writer and Actress. Usdan Center for the Creative and Performing Arts, teacher and production director, 1985-; Board of Education, NYC, school psychologist. Appeared in Broadway, off-Broadway, and Yiddish theater productions. Publications: (ed. with M. Schulman) Contemporary Scenes for Student Actors, 1980; (with M. Schulman) Bringing Up a Moral Child: A New Approach for Teaching Your Child to Be Kind, Just, and Responsible, 1985; (ed. with M. Schulman) The Actor's Scenebook: Scenes and Monologues from Contemporary Plays, 1987; The New Generation of Acting Teachers, 1987; Masters of the Stage: British Acting Teachers Talk about Their Craft, 1989; Sunrise Shows Late, 1997; Great Scenes and Monologues, 1998; Drek: The Real Yiddish Your Bubba Never Taught You, 1998. Address: c/o Al Zuckerman, Writers House, 21 West 26th St., New York, NY 10010, U.S.A.