Warsaw in Yiddish Culture (a course in Hebrew)
A series of lectures on Warsaw in Yiddish culture, with a variety of scholars, actors, singers and artists.
Once a month on Friday, 9am
Warsaw – the capital of Jewish eastern Europe. Prof. Avraham Novernshtern
Warsaw of the cantors. Dr. Mordechai Sobol, musical director of Yuval ensemble. Cantors: Zvi Weis, Simon Cohen
Documentary films from the 1920’s and 1930’s, from Beit Hatfutsot’s collection. Ms. Rivka Aderet.
Jewish education in Warsaw. Prof. Moti Zelkin
Ester Rachel Kamniska, “Mother of Jewish Theater”. Mr. Moti Averbuch. Actress: Anabella
Warsaw in the stories of Bashevis Singer. Prof. Avraham Novernshtern
The Association of Jewish Authors and Journalist in Warsaw between the two World Wars. Prof. Nati Cohen
Warsaw of Shalom Ash. Mr. Moti Averbuch. Actors: Dori Engel, Elian Debal-Shor
A Litvak in Warsaw? Prof. Moti Zelkin
I.L. Peretz in Warsaw. Dr. Ruhama Albag
“Down with Shabbat attires”. Jewish avant-garde in Warsaw. Dr. Aviva Tal
Rabbis, Hasidim and simple Jews. Dr. Yaniv Goldberg
Welcome to Smocza street. The Jewish street. Mr. Benny Mer
Itzik Manger writes poetry in Warsaw. Dr. Aviva Tal. Singer: Vira Luzinski. Pianist: Igor Ostrowski
The golden age of Yiddish cinema in Poland. Mr. Yaacov Gross
Yiddish cabaret in Warsaw! By Dori Engel. Actors: Dori Engel, Miri Regendorfer. Pianist: Misha Blecherovich. Saxophones: Shachar Blecherovich.