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Writer/Performer Judith Sloan Recognized With a City Artists Corps Grant Photo Writer/Performer Judith Sloan Recognized With a City Artists Corps Grant
by Stephi Wild - Oct 10, 2021

Judith Sloan will present Songs, Poetry and Monologues of Migration, Refuge and Finding Home - at the Queens Theatre, as part of the City Artists Corps showcase on Saturday October 23 at 4 pm. The hour long program is free and takes place in the Claire Shulman Theatre at the Queens Theatre in Flushing Meadow Park, Queens, NY.

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Launches 107th Season Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Launches 107th Season
by Stephi Wild - Oct 4, 2021

The Tony Award-nominated and Drama Desk Award-winning National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF) ushers in its 107th season with stellar productions of the acclaimed musical Harmony: A New Musical by the legendary Barry Manilow and his longtime collaborator Bruce Sussman, a co-production with the New York City Opera of the world premiere of Ricky Ian Gordon's The Garden Of The Finzi-Continis, a virtual presentations of Kadye Molodowsky's Ale Fenster Tsu Der Zun (All the Windows Face the Sun), 15 Minute Yiddish (More or Less), and much more.

Flushing Town Hall to Present BALKAN ROMNI MEETS UKRAINE Concert Photo Flushing Town Hall to Present BALKAN ROMNI MEETS UKRAINE Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2021

Flushing Town Hall's new concert series, Common Ground: Mini-Global Mashups, will present 'Balkan Romani Meets Ukraine' on Sunday, October 10, featuring Eva Salina, Peter Stan, and Zhenya Lopatnik.

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Announces Cast And Cameos In: A YIDDISH RENAISSAN Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Announces Cast And Cameos In: A YIDDISH RENAISSANCE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 7, 2021

This July, National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene will bring together more than 140 actors, singers and musicians from across globe for a sensational, one-time event - A Yiddish Renaissance: A Virtual Concert Celebration - filled with music and appearances by some of the most renowned Yiddish performers.

MAKE MUSIC NEW YORK to Feature Exciting Lineup of Free Music-Making Programs Citywide Photo MAKE MUSIC NEW YORK to Feature Exciting Lineup of Free Music-Making Programs Citywide
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 17, 2021

Make Music New York, the unique, live, free citywide musical celebration held each June 21, is returning for its 15th consecutive year with a schedule of exciting and diverse in-person outdoor concerts, performances, music lessons, jam sessions and other music making events. This year's celebration  is returning to a mostly in-person event after last year's shifted to a largely virtual format due to COVID. 

A YIDDISH RENAISSANCE to be Presented by National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Photo A YIDDISH RENAISSANCE to be Presented by National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2021

In celebration of this global revival in Yiddish, this summer National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene will bring together more than 140 actors, singers and musicians from across the United States and the world for a sensational, one-time event - A Yiddish Renaissance: A Virtual Concert Celebration.

World Premiere of AMPHITHEATER to be Presented by Jody Oberfelder Projects at East Ri Photo World Premiere of AMPHITHEATER to be Presented by Jody Oberfelder Projects at East River Park Amphitheater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 9, 2021

Jody Oberfelder Projects, known for their immersive dance experiences of inventive athleticism, wit, and whimsy, will present Amphitheater at East River Park Amphitheater, June 21st, 2021, at 6:30pm.

Museum Of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial To The Holocaust Announces Return to In Photo Museum Of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial To The Holocaust Announces Return to In-Person Events This Summer
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2021

As New York City continues to reopen, the Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust will present a summer filled with movies, music, and more - welcoming audiences back in person for concerts in Battery Park, family programs, and viewings of the epic, nine-hour film Shoah.

Arturo O'Farrill and The Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra Will Return To Live Performances i Photo Arturo O'Farrill and The Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra Will Return To Live Performances in New York City in May and June
by Stephi Wild - May 6, 2021

Multi GRAMMY¬ģ Award-winning pianist/composer¬†Arturo O'Farrill¬†and nonprofit the¬†Afro Latin Jazz Alliance (ALJA)¬†have announced their return to live performances throughout New York City and Brooklyn in May 2021 and June 2021.

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Co-Presents THE THIRD SEDER: A Yiddish Passover C Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Co-Presents THE THIRD SEDER: A Yiddish Passover Celebration
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 3, 2021

On Sunday, March 21, 2:00 PM (EST), the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan (with lead sponsorship from the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene) will spearhead a global presentation of the second annual virtual Third Seder to celebrate the inspiring Passover story as well as the worldwide revival of Yiddish culture.

JMI's WORLD TOUR Holds Online Gala Next Month Photo JMI's WORLD TOUR Holds Online Gala Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Jan 24, 2021

Join JMI's WORLD TOUR for an exclusive free online evening with stop offs in Morocco, Europe, the Middle East, USA and even Canvey Island. Hosted by the broadcaster Suzy Klein, historian Sir Simon Schama and Lord Michael Grade touring the world, and meeting the stars and champions of JMI, the charity that transform lives through Jewish music...

Yiddishkayt Initiative Announces Multi-Event Commemoration for International Holocaus Photo Yiddishkayt Initiative Announces Multi-Event Commemoration for International Holocaust Remembrance Day
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 12, 2021

On such a somber and momentous occasion as International Holocaust Remembrance Day (January 27), Yiddishkayt Initiative founder and CEO Avi Hoffman feels its important for the organization to be part of the education of the community related to keeping the remembrance of The Holocaust and the lessons to be learned from it alive.

Registration Now Open For National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's SOUL TO SOUL Photo Registration Now Open For National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's SOUL TO SOUL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 5, 2021

The National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF) production of Soul to Soul, the electrifying and emotionally captivating theatrical concert that explores the parallels between African American and Jewish music, will be presented virtually this Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Museum Of Jewish Heritage ‚Ä" A Living Memorial To The Holocaust Pivoting To Provide  Photo Museum Of Jewish Heritage ‚Ä" A Living Memorial To The Holocaust Pivoting To Provide Production Space In 2021
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 21, 2020

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust has pivoted to create engaging virtual programs for its audiences, and the Museum invites other organizations to do the same in 2021 at its state-of-the-art theatre.

The National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's Chanukah Spectacular Entertains Global Audi Photo The National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's Chanukah Spectacular Entertains Global Audience Of More Than 22K
by Stephi Wild - Dec 9, 2020

More than 22,000 people from across the globe tuned in to the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's star-studded celebration, the Folksbiene Chanukah Spectacular, an evening filled with song, dance, comedy and cameo celebrity appearances - all highlighting the vibrancy and joy of Yiddish theater.

Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, December 8 with Norm Lewis and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, December 8 with Norm Lewis and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Dec 8, 2020

Today (December 8) in live streaming: Norm Lewis chats with the Chaos Twins, a Red Bucket Follies celebration, and so much more!

Carol Burnett, Billy Crystal, Beanie Feldstein, Mandy Patinkin & More Join FOLKSBIENE Photo Carol Burnett, Billy Crystal, Beanie Feldstein, Mandy Patinkin & More Join FOLKSBIENE CHANUKAH SPECTACULAR
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 12, 2020

Yiddish song, dance, comedy and celebration - from across the globe - come together when the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene presents a Folksbiene Chanukah Spectacular this December, featuring an international array of more than 50 stars - from Broadway music, movies and television to the Yiddish stage.

Top Music Producers Organize GET OUT THE VOTE CONCERT Photo Top Music Producers Organize GET OUT THE VOTE CONCERT
by Stephi Wild - Oct 17, 2020

A coalition of the nation's top arts presenters have joined forces to create a 6 hour ‚ÄúPeople's Benefit Concert‚ÄĚ to spur Get Out The Vote action in all fifty states.¬† On Saturday, October 17 and Sunday, October 18, The 50-50 ALL SOULS TO THE POLLS concert will be presented on multiple virtual online platforms.

RuckUS Announces Two Creative Days Of NYC Voter Activation Photo RuckUS Announces Two Creative Days Of NYC Voter Activation
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 16, 2020

RuckUS is an artist-led activist group that aims to create a joyful critical mass for getting out the vote with events staged all across New York City on October 17 and 24. 

Edmond J. Safra Hall Presents Frank London's Klezmer Brass Allstars Featuring Special Photo Edmond J. Safra Hall Presents Frank London's Klezmer Brass Allstars Featuring Special Guests Eleanor Reissa & Deep Singh
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2020

The Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust will host a live concert-featuring Frank London's Klezmer Brass Allstars and actor and Yiddish-singer Eleanor Reissa and percussionist Deep Singh-from Edmond J. Safra Hall on Sunday, October 25 at 7 p.m.

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