4th International Yiddish Festival


4th International Yiddish Festival

Intermediate Days of Sukkot
Tuesday to Friday 15-17th October

Tuesday 15/10 Tel Aviv Museum
Festive opening event Yiddish around the world
Ranana Symphony Orchestra ,singers ,and visiting soloists

Wednesday 16/10 Brodt Institute
Yiddish songs from the home and Eastern Europe .
A meeting of two generations on the stage in a touching tribute story to the memory of grandfather and great grandfather, Motel Pivnichev , actor and singer at the Kiev Yiddish Theater . Together with the singer Lana Sokolov and her daughter singer and composer ,Tina Faustina Abed-Sokolov .
Pianist . Ella Danzig

Miriam Fuchs returns home
The mythological singer and comedienne Miriam Fuchs started her career at the Yiddish theater in Brussels. She recorded many musical albums in Yiddish and appeared on stages throughout the world. In Israel in the 1970’s she gained renown in the advertisements for the Israeli Electric Company as Mrs. Chibotero. As outspoken and full of energy and audacity as before we are honoured to entertain her .

Thursday 17/10 .Brodt Institute

50th anniversary of the death of Itzik Manger
Lecture by the actor and director Yoni Eilat about the poet , born in Bukovina, on his Songs of the Megilla and other works of Manger which have awarded him the much deserved title of one of the greatest contributors to Yiddish culture. Accompanied by a multi media presentation and rare films.

Enough to heartache and lovesickness
Yiddish love songs
Unrequited love , celebrations, weddings and divorces, and of course all in mama loshen .
Well known songs of Marc Warshavski, Mordechai Gevirtig, and others.
Eli Preminger -trumpet
Leor Grosman -accordion
Craig Yudelman -violin
Singers ..Sasha Luria (Latvia ) ,Maya Fenington and Ayyal Sharf ( Israel )

Tickets for opening event at the Museum 100-120 Shekel per ticket
Tickets for performances at Brodt Institute 80-100 Shekel
Tickets for lecture lecture 50-60 Shekel

In conjunction with Tel Aviv Municipality Events Department
Producer and director Eli Greenfeld
Artistic director Eli Preminger