Yiddish Schmooze: Yiddish Theater

Join us on Tuesday, August 7, for our next Yiddish Schmooze,  and learn a sakh about the contemporary Yiddish Theater on the globe and its future. This Schmooze will be led by Motl Didner, Associate Artistic Director of the National Yiddish Theater – Folksbiene. It will be entirely in Yiddish, for advanced Yiddish speakers. Tuesday, August 7, READ MORE »

Yiddish Schmooze: Songs from Shtetl with Zisl Slepovitch

Join us for our our upcoming Yiddish Schmooze, where we will explore the richness of Yiddish folklore by listening to songs and watching video interviews which tell an incredibly multifaceted story of Jewish life in 20th century Eastern Europe. Presented by Zisl Slepovitch. For intermediate to advanced Yiddish speakers.  Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 6:30-8:00PM The Workmen’s Circle Headquarters 247 West READ MORE »

Yiddish Schmooze: Songs of Struggle and Social Justice

Led by Paula Teitelbaum, the evening’s songs will range from poetic musings on the state of the world to anthems of the labor movement. Each song will be introduced in its historical and literary context. Free for WC members and $10 for non-members. Light refreshments provided. When: November 5, 2017 4:00 – 5:30PM The Workmen’s Circle Headquarters READ MORE »