KlezCalifornia promotes and celebrates Yiddish culture in the San Francisco Bay Area
KlezCalifornia's thirteenth Yiddish Culture Festival is almost here! Don't miss the bar/bas mitsveh year! Join the fun!
YIDDISH CULTURE FESTIVAL
Saturday & Sunday, November 7 & 8
Presented in partnership with the
Klezmer music, singing, dancing, story-telling, poetry, food, and fun!
Scholarships available - Apply by October 23
NEW this year:
CABARET & CABERNET
Saturday, November 7 at 7:30-10:00pm
We are excited to present KlezCalifornia's first CABARET,
with refreshments, and serving wine (for purchase), featuring some of the Bay Area's greatest entertainers:
|Saul Goodman's Klezmer Band|
WORKSHOPS, PERFORMANCE, & PARTY
Sunday, November 8 at 10:00am-7:00pm Workshops for instrumentalists, including two Master Classes to participate in or watch! Study with Stu Brotman, Dan Cantrell, David Chernyavsky, Mikel "Moish" Estrin, Dmitri Gaskin, Joshua Horowitz, Mike Perlmutter, Stephen Saxon, and Cookie Segelstein. All instruments invited!
Photo by Lea Delson, delsonphoto.com
Three fabulous singing workshops (songs, technique, master class) with Jeanette Lewicki, Heather Klein, and Sharon Bernstein! Two klezmer dance workshops with Bruce Bierman! Music-inspiredpoetry workshop with Jake Marmer! East European Jewish history with Ken Blady! History of klezmer, with Andy Muchin! Plenty of fun for everyone. Check out the workshop details.
with dancing led by Bruce Bierman to music by Veretski Pass, Festival music teachers, and participants. Refreshments included.
This Festival is made possible through the generosity of the:
Alliance for California Traditional Arts
Frederick J. Isaac Philanthropic Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation of the East Bay
Libitzky Family Foundation
Bernard Osher Jewish Philanthropies Foundation of the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund
Chaim Schwartz Foundation
Taube Foundation for Jewish Life & Culture
We welcome your donation as well! Gifts to KlezCalifornia are tax-deductible.