KlezCalifornia promotes and celebrates Yiddish culture in the San Francisco Bay Area
YIDDISH CULTURE FESTIVAL
KlezCalifornia's thirteenth Yiddish Culture Festival is in ten days! Don't miss thebar/ bas mitsveh year!
Saturday & Sunday, November 7 & 8
Presented in partnership with the JCC EAST BAY
NEW this year!
CABARET & CABERNET
Saturday, November 7 at 7:30-10:00pm
We are very excited to present KlezCalifornia's first CABARET, with refreshments, and serving wine (for purchase), featuring some of the Bay Area's greatest entertainers: singers, story tellers, poetry, klezmer music, and more!
|Saul Goodman's Klezmer Band|
WORKSHOPS, PERFORMANCE, & PARTY
Sunday, November 8 at 10:00am-7:00pm
Photo by Dale Pearlman
Plenty for everyone! Check out the workshop details.
WORKSHOPS10:00am - 4:45pm
- 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!
- Singers: songs, technique, and Master Class with Jeanette Lewicki, Heather Klein, and Sharon Bernstein, respectively.
- Dancing: Two klezmer dance workshops with Bruce Bierman.
- For everyone: Music-inspired poetry workshop with Jake Marmer; East European Jewish history with Ken Blady; History of klezmer with Andy Muchin.
- For families and kids: Fun for all ages with Gerry Tenney.
PERFORMANCE and PARTY
with dancing led by Bruce Bierman to music by Veretski Pass, Festival music teachers, and participants. Refreshments included.
Photo by Dana DavisBuy your tickets online today!
This Festival is made possible through the generosity of the:
Alliance for California Traditional Arts
Center for Jewish Studies at the Graduate Theological Union
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.