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December 13, 2017

Metropolitan Klezmer, W. Nyack, NY, 13 Dec 2017

band photoMetropolitan Klezmer

Wed., Dec 13, 2–3pm
450 West Nyack Rd.,
West Nyack, NY 10994

Hanukah!

December 14, 2017

Book of J, Boston, MA, 14 Dec 2017

band photoThe Book Of J

Thursday Dec 14th / 6 pm doors - 7 pm show
The Burren
247 Elm Street, Davis Square,
Somerville, MA 02144

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Book of J is engaged in new psalmody, drawing from the rich biblical commentary of Black and White American traditional music, Yiddish songs of ghosts and police violence, and piyutim (paraliturgical songs) with a queer bent. Expect old-time religion, radical politics, angels and demons, workers and bosses, diasporic languages, erotic longing, close-text reading, hard times resolved and destiny fulfilled. Also, singing along is good. Book of J is Jewlia Eisenberg (Charming Hostess) and Jeremiah Lockwood (Sway Machinery). Here’s more on the elements of our tight braid...

Sponsored by the Jewish Arts Collaborative

Eastern European Jam Session, London, UK, 14 Dec 2017

Thurs, Dec 14, 2017, 8-11pm
The Harrison,
28 Harrison Street,
London WC1H 8JF

2nd Thursday of each month: Balkan, gypsy, klezmer, Russian music - even a bit of Turkish or Greek.... come and share your tunes at the 2nd Thursday East European jam, downstairs at The Harrison from 8pm every month with house band 'Bucimis Trio' (Susi Evans, Matt Bacon and Chrisina Borgenstierna).

All instruments welcome, including brass and percussion

Free / Donation
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December 17, 2017

Oy Hanukkah! Yiddish Lider far Kinder un di Ganze Mishpokhe, Brooklyn, NY, 17 Dec 2017

Oy Hanukkah! Yiddish Lider far Kinder un di Ganze Mishpokhe /
Jewish Songs for Children and the Whole Family

Sunday Dec 17th 2:30pm
Ryder Library,
5902 23rd St.
Brooklyn, NY

Two well-known Brooklyn-based Yiddish performers, Eléonore Biezunski (vocals and violin) and Madeline Solomon (vocals, accordion, flute and puppets) present a concert of Hanukkah songs and spirited klezmer music that young audiences and families of all backgrounds will enjoy. While you don't need to speak Yiddish to enjoy this concert, you might just leave singing a Yiddish song!

Free admission

December 18, 2017

NYTF Artistic Council Winter Gala, NYC, 18 Dec 2017

The NYTF Artistic Council winter gala
Broadway: A Jewish American Legacy

Dec 18, 2017, 7pm
the Museum of Jewish Heritage
Edmond J. Safra Plaza
36 Battery Place
NYC

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The evening will consist of an intimate concert with song selections from the repertoire of Broadway’s Jewish writers and composers and will honor 4-time Tony Award-winning director Jerry Zaks. The evening will also feature a special Award presentation to Bruce E. Slovin, the Founder of the Center for Jewish History and former Director of Circle in the Square Theatre. Proceeds from this event will fund our operating in the inception year of NYTF’s Yiddish Theatre Restoration Project, an ongoing initiative to identify and restore the thousands of lost and forgotten gems of the Yiddish Stage.

December 22, 2017

ירושה Yerushe, Paris, France, 22 Nov 2017

ירושה Yerushe,

Mercredi 22 novembre à 20h30
Péniche Anako
Bassin de la Villette
face au 61, quai de la Seine
75019 PARIS

Tarif plein : 15 € / Tarif réduit : 10 €

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December 23, 2017

Yiddish New York, NYC, 23@ndash;28Dec 2017

Yiddish New York logo Yiddish New York

Dec 23–28, 2017
Each day, YNY will create a hub of programming at the 14th Street Y and the adjacent Town and Village Synagogue. Daily programs feature workshops by internationally-renowned performers and lectures by leading contemporary scholars.
NYC

Yiddish New York celebrates and engages with East European Jewish (and other Jewish and co-territorial) traditions to foster new creativity, building bridges across borders – a culture under construction! Drawing inspiration from the historic cultural riches of Manhattan’s Lower East Side, Yiddish New York is an intergenerational gathering featuring daily workshops and a broad spectrum of performances and programming. Yiddish New York evenings feature concerts, dance parties, and jam sessions at clubs and other venues around this vibrant neighborhood.

More info/registration
yiddishnewyork.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/yiddishnewyork/

December 24, 2017

Yiddish New York, NYC, 23@ndash;28Dec 2017

Yiddish New York logo Yiddish New York

Dec 23–28, 2017
Each day, YNY will create a hub of programming at the 14th Street Y and the adjacent Town and Village Synagogue. Daily programs feature workshops by internationally-renowned performers and lectures by leading contemporary scholars.
NYC

Yiddish New York celebrates and engages with East European Jewish (and other Jewish and co-territorial) traditions to foster new creativity, building bridges across borders – a culture under construction! Drawing inspiration from the historic cultural riches of Manhattan’s Lower East Side, Yiddish New York is an intergenerational gathering featuring daily workshops and a broad spectrum of performances and programming. Yiddish New York evenings feature concerts, dance parties, and jam sessions at clubs and other venues around this vibrant neighborhood.

More info/registration
yiddishnewyork.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/yiddishnewyork/

December 25, 2017

Yiddish New York, NYC, 23@ndash;28Dec 2017

Yiddish New York logo Yiddish New York

Dec 23–28, 2017
Each day, YNY will create a hub of programming at the 14th Street Y and the adjacent Town and Village Synagogue. Daily programs feature workshops by internationally-renowned performers and lectures by leading contemporary scholars.
NYC

Yiddish New York celebrates and engages with East European Jewish (and other Jewish and co-territorial) traditions to foster new creativity, building bridges across borders – a culture under construction! Drawing inspiration from the historic cultural riches of Manhattan’s Lower East Side, Yiddish New York is an intergenerational gathering featuring daily workshops and a broad spectrum of performances and programming. Yiddish New York evenings feature concerts, dance parties, and jam sessions at clubs and other venues around this vibrant neighborhood.

More info/registration
yiddishnewyork.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/yiddishnewyork/

"The Sorceress (Di Kishefmakherin)", NYC, 25 Dec 2017

The darkly comedic operetta The Sorceress (Di Kishefmakherin),
the first Yiddish Theatre production ever to have played the United States

Mon., Dec 25, 2017, 2pm
National Yiddish Theatre
at the Museum of Jewish Heritage
Edmond J. Safra Plaza
36 Battery Place
NYC

The Sorceress will play 5 performances only from December 25th – January 1st. This strictly limited, in-development book in hand staged concert will be made available to the public at the extraordinarily accessible ticket price of $25
CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS

The first undertaking of NYTF’s Yiddish Theatre Restoration Project will be the first time "The Sorceress" will be presented to the public in over 80 years. Helmed by Drama Desk Award-nominee Motl Didner (NYTF Associate Artistic Director) with Music Direction by Mr. Mlotek, The Sorceress will be performed with its fully restored Yiddish dialogue and orchestrated music, with English and Russian translation supertitles. Casting will be announced shortly.

Atelier : Chansons Yiddish Du Temps Qui Passe, Paris, France, 25 Nov 2017

Atelier : Chansons Yiddish Du Temps Qui Passe • 11/25/17

Atelier de chansons yiddish "du temps qui passe..."
Samedi 25 novembre de 15h à 18h

Eléonore Biezunski nous vient de New-York et profitera de sa tournée européenne avec Yerushe pour offrir un atelier de chansons yiddish, autour d'un répertoire explorant le thème du passage du temps. Piotr Odrekhivskyy accompagnera l'atelier à l'accordéon.

Pas de connaissance préalable du yiddish ou de la musique nécessaire. Juste une bonne oreille et l'envie de chanter...

35 euros / participant (places limitées à 12 participants)

L'adresse exacte (75003) sera communiquée sur inscription
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December 26, 2017

Yiddish New York, NYC, 23@ndash;28Dec 2017

Yiddish New York logo Yiddish New York

Dec 23–28, 2017
Each day, YNY will create a hub of programming at the 14th Street Y and the adjacent Town and Village Synagogue. Daily programs feature workshops by internationally-renowned performers and lectures by leading contemporary scholars.
NYC

Yiddish New York celebrates and engages with East European Jewish (and other Jewish and co-territorial) traditions to foster new creativity, building bridges across borders – a culture under construction! Drawing inspiration from the historic cultural riches of Manhattan’s Lower East Side, Yiddish New York is an intergenerational gathering featuring daily workshops and a broad spectrum of performances and programming. Yiddish New York evenings feature concerts, dance parties, and jam sessions at clubs and other venues around this vibrant neighborhood.

More info/registration
yiddishnewyork.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/yiddishnewyork/

ירושה Yerushe, Genève, Switzerland, 26 Nov 2017

ירושה Yerushe,

November 26th 2017 • 5pm
Théâtre de la Cité Bleue • 17h
46 avenue Miremont,
Genève, Switzerland

Organisé par les Amis de la Musique Juive

Tix/more info

"The Sorceress (Di Kishefmakherin)", NYC, 26 Dec 2017

The darkly comedic operetta The Sorceress (Di Kishefmakherin),
the first Yiddish Theatre production ever to have played the United States

Tue, Dec 26, 2017, 7pm
National Yiddish Theatre
at the Museum of Jewish Heritage
Edmond J. Safra Plaza
36 Battery Place
NYC

The Sorceress will play 5 performances only from December 25th – January 1st. This strictly limited, in-development book in hand staged concert will be made available to the public at the extraordinarily accessible ticket price of $25
CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS

The first undertaking of NYTF’s Yiddish Theatre Restoration Project will be the first time "The Sorceress" will be presented to the public in over 80 years. Helmed by Drama Desk Award-nominee Motl Didner (NYTF Associate Artistic Director) with Music Direction by Mr. Mlotek, The Sorceress will be performed with its fully restored Yiddish dialogue and orchestrated music, with English and Russian translation supertitles. Casting will be announced shortly.

December 27, 2017

Yiddish New York, NYC, 23@ndash;28Dec 2017

Yiddish New York logo Yiddish New York

Dec 23–28, 2017
Each day, YNY will create a hub of programming at the 14th Street Y and the adjacent Town and Village Synagogue. Daily programs feature workshops by internationally-renowned performers and lectures by leading contemporary scholars.
NYC

Yiddish New York celebrates and engages with East European Jewish (and other Jewish and co-territorial) traditions to foster new creativity, building bridges across borders – a culture under construction! Drawing inspiration from the historic cultural riches of Manhattan’s Lower East Side, Yiddish New York is an intergenerational gathering featuring daily workshops and a broad spectrum of performances and programming. Yiddish New York evenings feature concerts, dance parties, and jam sessions at clubs and other venues around this vibrant neighborhood.

More info/registration
yiddishnewyork.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/yiddishnewyork/

"The Sorceress (Di Kishefmakherin)", NYC, 27 Dec 2017

The darkly comedic operetta The Sorceress (Di Kishefmakherin),
the first Yiddish Theatre production ever to have played the United States

Wed, Dec 27, 2017, 7pm
National Yiddish Theatre
at the Museum of Jewish Heritage
Edmond J. Safra Plaza
36 Battery Place
NYC

The Sorceress will play 5 performances only from December 25th – January 1st. This strictly limited, in-development book in hand staged concert will be made available to the public at the extraordinarily accessible ticket price of $25
CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS

The first undertaking of NYTF’s Yiddish Theatre Restoration Project will be the first time "The Sorceress" will be presented to the public in over 80 years. Helmed by Drama Desk Award-nominee Motl Didner (NYTF Associate Artistic Director) with Music Direction by Mr. Mlotek, The Sorceress will be performed with its fully restored Yiddish dialogue and orchestrated music, with English and Russian translation supertitles. Casting will be announced shortly.

December 28, 2017

Yiddish New York, NYC, 23@ndash;28Dec 2017

Yiddish New York logo Yiddish New York

Dec 23–28, 2017
Each day, YNY will create a hub of programming at the 14th Street Y and the adjacent Town and Village Synagogue. Daily programs feature workshops by internationally-renowned performers and lectures by leading contemporary scholars.
NYC

Yiddish New York celebrates and engages with East European Jewish (and other Jewish and co-territorial) traditions to foster new creativity, building bridges across borders – a culture under construction! Drawing inspiration from the historic cultural riches of Manhattan’s Lower East Side, Yiddish New York is an intergenerational gathering featuring daily workshops and a broad spectrum of performances and programming. Yiddish New York evenings feature concerts, dance parties, and jam sessions at clubs and other venues around this vibrant neighborhood.

More info/registration
yiddishnewyork.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/yiddishnewyork/

December 29, 2017

"The Sorceress (Di Kishefmakherin)", NYC, 29 Dec 2017

The darkly comedic operetta The Sorceress (Di Kishefmakherin),
the first Yiddish Theatre production ever to have played the United States

Fri, Dec 29, 2017, noon
National Yiddish Theatre
at the Museum of Jewish Heritage
Edmond J. Safra Plaza
36 Battery Place
NYC

The Sorceress will play 5 performances only from December 25th – January 1st. This strictly limited, in-development book in hand staged concert will be made available to the public at the extraordinarily accessible ticket price of $25
CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS

The first undertaking of NYTF’s Yiddish Theatre Restoration Project will be the first time "The Sorceress" will be presented to the public in over 80 years. Helmed by Drama Desk Award-nominee Motl Didner (NYTF Associate Artistic Director) with Music Direction by Mr. Mlotek, The Sorceress will be performed with its fully restored Yiddish dialogue and orchestrated music, with English and Russian translation supertitles. Casting will be announced shortly.

January 1, 2018

"The Sorceress (Di Kishefmakherin)", NYC, 1 Jan 2018

The darkly comedic operetta The Sorceress (Di Kishefmakherin),
the first Yiddish Theatre production ever to have played the United States

Mon, Jan 1, 2018, 2pm
National Yiddish Theatre
at the Museum of Jewish Heritage
Edmond J. Safra Plaza
36 Battery Place
NYC

The Sorceress will play 5 performances only from December 25th – January 1st. This strictly limited, in-development book in hand staged concert will be made available to the public at the extraordinarily accessible ticket price of $25
CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS

The first undertaking of NYTF’s Yiddish Theatre Restoration Project will be the first time "The Sorceress" will be presented to the public in over 80 years. Helmed by Drama Desk Award-nominee Motl Didner (NYTF Associate Artistic Director) with Music Direction by Mr. Mlotek, The Sorceress will be performed with its fully restored Yiddish dialogue and orchestrated music, with English and Russian translation supertitles. Casting will be announced shortly.

January 9, 2018

Yemen Blues, NYC, 9 Jan 2018

Yemen Blues

Tue, Jan 9 at 9:00pm
Joe's Pub
425 Lafayette St,
New York, New York 10003

Tix/additional info

After touring the world with over of 300 live shows in the last 4 years Yemen Blues presents their new show "INSANIYA" (Humanity) based on legendary producer, Bill Laswell's sound from their latest album. The full live show includes a collaboration with the talented Ori Ben-Shabat from the group of artists "Maria Kong" who created an original video art on 5 screens for each of the songs. The artist uses video footage including live dance infused by original images inspired by the new sound of Yemen Blues.

January 13, 2018

Yemen Blues, NYC, 13 Jan 2018

Yemen Blues

Sat, Jan 13 at 9:30pm
Joe's Pub
425 Lafayette St,
New York, New York 10003

Tix/additional info

After touring the world with over of 300 live shows in the last 4 years Yemen Blues presents their new show “INSANIYA” (Humanity) based on legendary producer, Bill Laswell’s sound from their latest album. The full live show includes a collaboration with the talented Ori Ben-Shabat from the group of artists “Maria Kong” who created an original video art on 5 screens for each of the songs. The artist uses video footage including live dance infused by original images inspired by the new sound of Yemen Blues.

January 16, 2018

Yemen Blues, NYC, 16 Jan 2018

Yemen Blues

Wed, Jan 16 at 9:30pm
Joe's Pub
425 Lafayette St,
New York, New York 10003

Tix/additional info

After touring the world with over of 300 live shows in the last 4 years Yemen Blues presents their new show “INSANIYA” (Humanity) based on legendary producer, Bill Laswell’s sound from their latest album. The full live show includes a collaboration with the talented Ori Ben-Shabat from the group of artists “Maria Kong” who created an original video art on 5 screens for each of the songs. The artist uses video footage including live dance infused by original images inspired by the new sound of Yemen Blues.

January 17, 2018

Yemen Blues, NYC, 17 Jan 2018

Yemen Blues

Tues, Jan 17 at 9:00pm
Joe's Pub
425 Lafayette St,
New York, New York 10003

Tix/additional info

After touring the world with over of 300 live shows in the last 4 years Yemen Blues presents their new show "INSANIYA" (Humanity) based on legendary producer, Bill Laswell's sound from their latest album. The full live show includes a collaboration with the talented Ori Ben-Shabat from the group of artists "Maria Kong" who created an original video art on 5 screens for each of the songs. The artist uses video footage including live dance infused by original images inspired by the new sound of Yemen Blues.

January 26, 2018

Klezmer Rebs @ Auckland Folk Fest, Wellington, NZ, 26–28 Jan 2018

bandThe Klezmer Rebs

Jan 26–28, 2018
Auckland Folk Festival
Access Road,
Kumeu, Auckland, NZ

Tix/More info

February 3, 2018

Metropolitan Klezmer, Scottsdale, AZ, 3 Feb 2018

band photoMetropolitan Klezmer

Sat., Feb 3, 8pm
7380 E. 2nd St.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

All ages welcome
Presented by Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts
Box Office: (480) 499-TKTS (8587)

March 17, 2018

She'koyokh, Wiltshire, UK, 17 Mar, 2018

She'koyokh

Sat, Mar 17, 2018
Malmesbury Abbey Music Society
Malmesbury Abbey
Gloucester Street
Wiltshire SN16 0AA, UK

Tix/More info

November 16, 2018

Midwood/NY Klezmer Series, Brooklyn, NY, 16 November 2017

Midwood, w/Jack Shulman-Ment, Yoshie Fruchter, Richie Barshay

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017, 6:30 PM - 11 PM
Jalopy Theatre and School of Music
315 Columbia St,
Brooklyn, New York 11231

Klezmer Instrumental Music Workshop led by Jake Shulman-Ment: 6:30pm-8:00 $25 per class,
Concerts & Dance Parties begin at 8:30pm - $15
Jam Session follows Concert 10-11:00ish
Full night pass - $35 (includes Workshop, Concert & Jam Session)

718-395-3214 www.Jalopy.biz
Concert $15 Workshop $25 Full Night Pass $35 includes Jam

Part of the New York Klezmer Series
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