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The University of Wisconsin Press TheAutobiographyof With gratitude to Mildred Marmur for her help at all stages of this book’s publication. And to Aimee Ginsburg, my wife and partner, for constructive input and help with the postscript. The University of Wisconsin Press 1930 Monroe Street, 3rd Floor Madison, Wisconsin 53711-2059 3 Henrietta Street London WC2E 8LU, England Copyright © 1994, 2002, 2014 by Theodore Bikel The Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any format or by any means, digital, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, or conveyed via the Internet or a website without written permission of the University of Wisconsin Press, except in the case of brief quotations embedded in critical articles and reviews. Printed in the United States of America Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Bikel, Theodore, author. Theo : an autobiography / Theodore Bikel. pages cm Originally published: NewYork : HarperCollins, 1994. With a new postscript. Includes index. ISBN 978-0-299-18284-7 (pbk. : alk. paper)—ISBN 978-0-299-18283-0 (e-book) 1. Bikel, Theodore. 2. Actors—United States—Biography. 3. Singers—United States—Biography. 4. Jewish actors—United States—Biography. 5. Jewish singers—United States—Biography. I. Title. PN2287.B4545A3 2014 792.02'8092—dc23 [B] 2013046015 Grateful acknowledgment is made to: Georges Moustaki for use of his lyrics “Je Chante Si Je Chante” The Estate of Bertolt Brecht for use of an excerpt from “Gleichnis des Buddh vom Brennenden Haus,” copyright © 1961 Suhrkamp Verlag The Estate of Naomi Shemer for use of her lyrics “Al Kol Eleh” (Of Sting and Honey), translated by Theodore Bikel The Estate of Phil Ochs for use of his lyrics “When I’m Gone” A portion of the material in “Postscript 2014” is reprinted with permission from Reform Judaism magazine (, published by the Union for Reform Judaism. ...


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