Fiddler on the Roof

a musical play that ran for 3 242 performances on Broadway (1964–72). It won several Tony Awards. The story is about the difficult life of a poor Jewish father in a Ukrainian village before the Russian Revolution. The songs include If I Were a Rich Man.

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