Paper Bridge Arts Festival

Yiddish theatre featuring Allen Lewis Rickman & Yelena Shmulenson - July 11 at 8 PM

The Yiddish Book Center will host its 7th Annual Paper Bridge Arts Festival, July 10-14, 2011. This five day Arts Festival includes concerts, theater, workshops, author lectures, and Yiddish film. Tours of the Yiddish Book Center’s repository will be offered Sunday at 12:30 and Monday - Thursday at 1:30. Reservations are suggested for all performances.

 

 

 

Sunday, July 10
· 2 PM · concert · Clare Burson – Silver & Ash

Monday, July 11
· 10 AM · workshop· Record Your Memories
· 3 PM · David Shneer: Through Soviet Jewish Eyes
· 4:30 PM · workshop · Translate Your Memories
· 8 PM · theatre · The Essence: A Yiddish Theatre Dim Sum

Tuesday, July 12
· 10 AM · workshop · Write Your Memories
· 3 PM · Rebecca Margolis: Jewish Roots, Canadian Soil
· 8 PM · silent film with live accompaniment: His People accompanied by Paul Shapiro and band

Wednesday, July 13
· 10 AM · workshop · Record Your Memories
· 3 PM · David Shneer: How Yiddish Came to North Korea
· 4:30 PM · exhibit talk · The Yiddish Print Shop
· 8 PM · concert · Klezmer Conservatory Band

Thursday, July 14
· 10 AM · workshop · Preserve Your Memories
· 3 PM · Hankus Netsky: S. An-sky: A Living Connection
· 4:30 PM · workshop · Translate Your Memories
· 8 PM · film · The Dybbuk

 

 

June 16, 2011