This installment of the syndicated "Play of the Week" TV series celebrates famous Yiddish writer Sholom Aleichem, his work, and Jewish life in his native Russia, as depicted in three separate one-act plays. "A Tale of Chelm" concerns a book merchant trying to buy a goat in a town of fools; "Bontche Schweig" involves a new soul's trial in Heaven; and "The High School" deals with a father's efforts to get his son into an unwelcoming school. Zero Mostel, Sam Levene, Lee Grant star. 101 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English (SDH).