Martes de Yíddish Tangos ¡Doble diversión! Un concierto virtual.

El erudito Klezmer de renombre mundial Aaron Kula con su Klezmer Company Jazz Orchestra y el galardonado actor Avi Hoffman en Miami, FloridaSu donación en cualquier monto lo califica para recibir un enlace privado de YouTube para que pueda unirse a nosotros en un concierto virtual de actuaciones de Tango Yídish del mundialmente reconocido erudito Klezmer Aaron Kula y el actor galardonado Avi Hoffman del sur de Florida MARJCC en el norte Miami Beach como parte de YI Love YiddishFest '21.La fusión de melodías Yídish con ritmos de tango produce un sonido distinto y sensual que abarca dos culturas distintas. Durante […]

Yiddish Fun 03 Staring on 10-20-21

A 6-week course in a BISL intermediate conversational Yiddish with an entertaining and fun twist.This class is every Wednesday from 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST starting October 20th, 2021 for 6 weeks.This "nokh a bisl" advanced 60-minute fully interactive class entitled Yiddish Fun-03 utilizes the curricula and materials developed by Columbia University Professor Miriam Hoffman and under the guidance and direction of her son, renowned actor and course professor Avi Hoffman, connecting the academic roots of the Yiddish language with its incredible contributions to mainstream modern culture.Prior Knowledge of Yiddish or participation in Yiddish Fun-01 or 02 is not necessary.

Remembering Krystallnacht: A Lecture by Robert Watson

“Remembering Krystallnacht” is a historical, artistic program commemorating the horrific night of November 9-10, 1938. Holocaust Education Week – The New State of Florida MandateLast year, the Florida State Legislature passed legislation that adds to the existing Holocaust Mandate. The new legislation designates the second week in November as Holocaust Education Week. This week was chosen to commemorate Kristallnacht, also called “Night of Broken Glass” as windows of thousands of Jewish places of business were smashed and over 1,000 synagogues were burned to the ground in Germany and Austria. Many Jews were murdered, and others were sent to concentration camps where […]

Interview with Marty Levin: Krystallnacht Series Art

Marty Levin and his Krystallnacht series and other miniature buildingsHolocaust Education Week – The New State of Florida MandateLast year, the Florida State Legislature passed legislation that adds to the existing Holocaust Mandate. The new legislation designates the second week in November as Holocaust Education Week. This week was chosen to commemorate Kristallnacht, also called “Night of Broken Glass” as windows of thousands of Jewish places of business were smashed and over 1,000 synagogues were burned to the ground in Germany and Austria. Many Jews were murdered, and others were sent to concentration camps where they had to endure hard labor.Marty […]

YI Love Play Readings presents The Education of Herschel Grynszpan

The Education of Herschel Grynszpan, based on true, historic accounts, is a dramatization about the events that triggered Krystallnacht.Holocaust Education Week – The New State of Florida MandateLast year, the Florida State Legislature passed legislation that adds to the existing Holocaust Mandate. The new legislation designates the second week in November as Holocaust Education Week. This week was chosen to commemorate Krystallnacht, also called “Night of Broken Glass” as windows of thousands of Jewish places of business were smashed and over 1,000 synagogues were burned to the ground in Germany and Austria. Many Jews were murdered, and others were sent to […]

God and the Holocaust – A Commemoration Concert

This concert is focused upon the Jewish world in wartime Europe and the relationship between Jews and God in Holocaust literature and music.“God and the Holocaust: A Commemoration Concert” Featuring the talents of Maestro Aaron Kula and his Klezmer Company Jazz Orchestra and Avi Hoffman – This concert is focused upon the Jewish world in wartime Europe and the relationship between Jews and God in Holocaust literature and music — as depicted in the writings and songs of the great Yiddish poets, composers and writers.This performance is part of YI Remembers series and their steadfast commitment to applying the lessons of […]

Shloyml Boyml & His Lucky Dreidel

A virtual interview and reading of the children's book Shloyml Boyml & His Lucky Dreidel by the author Yale Strom.Get ready for a marvelous Hanukkah adventure in Yiddishland! The talented Klezmer musician, Shloyml from Buhuși, embarks on a long journey to buy the best Israeli olive oil - the one thing needed for the Buhuși community to once again stand victorious in the yearly Latke contest. Will he manage to bring the oil back home in time, or will he be stopped by the devious Nebish brothers? In the end, it all comes down to a thrilling game of dreydl!Here is […]

Shimmering Lights- a Virtual Concert

A virtual concert of Shimmering Lights by Yale Strom.Yale has produced ‘Shimmering Lights’ with world class musicians called ‘Yale Strom’s Broken Consort.' In the 16th and 17th centuries in England, the term ‘musical consort’ referred to both ensemble and performance. A whole consort stayed within the same instrumental family – for example, violin, viola, cello and bass. What, then, is a broken consort? A broken consort is a harmonious ensemble of different kinds of instruments, often including an instrumental family but adding instruments from without. Yale’s ensemble was “broken” by guitar and voice.Yale Strom’s vision for ‘Shimmering Lights’“ We wanted the […]

Borscht to Broadway – a Virtual Concert

Borscht to Broadway: The Legacy of 2nd Ave - a virtual concert as part of YI Love HannukahFest '21Maestro Aaron Kula, leading the Klezmer Company Jazz Orchestra, and world-renowned entertainer Avi Hoffman will perform a concert that takes the audience on a musical journey from the origins of the Yiddish Theater on Second Avenue to the masterful treasures of Broadway. They will be joined by a full Orchestra and some of the most beloved south Florida singers as they highlight the most famous songs ever written, utilizing the Klezmer, Swing and Jazz band arrangements of 1940, 50’s and beyond. Aaron Kula […]

Yiddish Tangos – a virtual concert

World-renowned Klezmer scholar Aaron Kula with his Klezmer Company Jazz Orchestra and award-winning actor Avi Hoffman perform!Your tax deductible donation in any amount qualifies you to receive a private YouTube link in order for you to join us for a LIVE virtual concert of Yiddish Tango performances by world-renowned Klezmer scholar Aaron Kula and award-winning actor Avi Hoffman from South Florida MARJCC in North Miami Beach as part of YI Love Yiddishfest 2021.Fusing Yiddish melodies with tango rhythms produces a distinct and sensuous sound embracing two distinct cultures. During World War II tango was the rave on both sides of the […]

The Miracle of Joe Papp- A Lecture Hosted by Avi Hoffman

The Miracle of Joe Papp - A virtual lecture by Professor Miriam Hoffman and presented by Avi Hoffman.December 1st has been officially declared as "Joe Papp Day" in New York City. In honor of this day, YI Love Jewish is presenting a day of events celebrating the life and work of this important theatrical icon.An illuminating lecture hosted by Avi Hoffman. For assistance:info@whyilovejewish.org888-YILOVEJ. 888-945-6835

A Conversation with Tracie Holder and Karen Thorsen

A conversation with Tracie Holder and Karen Thorsen: Co-Producers/Directors of the documentary film 'Joe Papp in 5 Acts'December 1st has been officially declared as "Joe Papp Day" in New York City. In honor of this day, YI Love Jewish is presenting a day of events celebrating the life and work of this important theatrical icon.A conversation with Tracie Holder and Karen Thorsen: Co-Producers/Directors of the documentary film 'Joe Papp in 5 Acts' coming to PBS in 2022. JOE PAPP IN 5 ACTS premiered at the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival and has been featured at more than forty film festivals worldwide. Tracie […]

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