VIP Fiddler on the Roof Experience

Join us to experience Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish, the language of Tevye and his family! Directed by Oscar and Tony Award-winner Joel Grey and featuring two time Emmy Award nominee Jackie Hoffman, the rich Yiddish translation by Shraga Friedman, z”l, adds new depth and dimension to the most well-known Jewish musical in the world. This READ MORE »

Yiddish Schmooze: Yiddish Summer and Love Songs

Vos brent?  Di zun brent, un di libe brent! (What’s burning? The sun and love!) Paula Teitelbaum, Yiddish teacher and singer, will present Yiddish Summer and Love Songs: a workshop featuring both folk songs as well as songs by well-known artists including Papiernikov, Broderson, Gebirtig, Mani Leyb, and Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman. Song texts will be shared in READ MORE »

Froyen shtim: Voices of Yiddish Women Poets of the 1920’s

Join fellow Yiddishists for an evening of poetry reading! We will be joined by special guest HINDA ENA BURSTIN; Yiddish writer and researcher who is passionate about retrieving forgotten works by Yiddish women poets and restoring their voices through readings and literary translations. She is coordinator of the Jacob Kronhill Program in Yiddish Language and READ MORE »

120th Anniversary of the Jewish Labor Bund

Join us on Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 1PM for our co-sponsored event celebrating the 120th anniversary of the founding of the Jewish Labor Bund! Our Executive Director, Ann Toback, will be presenting as part of a panel of activists and progressives speaking about this pivotal social movement and its impact on our activism and Jewish culture today. The READ MORE »

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