|Jewish Community Center 1414 Walnut Street Berkeley CA 94709|
All Our Voices: Celebrating Diversity through Storytelling.
A unique multi-cultural festival featuring storytelling performances, informative and interactive workshops, and community story swapping. Explore the richness of our diverse voices while hearing Jewish, Latino, Asian, African American and Native American stories come to life. Develop the skills to tell your own stories, learn new storytelling techniques or delve into stories that reflect the wealth of cultural life that surrounds us.
Don't miss this opportunity to experience the stories that shape our
multi-cultural society, enrich our community, and bring us together to
learn from each other and to share the joy of storytelling.
Ascension: A Photography Opening with Shoey Sindel
Shoey Sindel’s, evocative photography exhibit Ascension, vividly
captures the abstractions of staircases, allowing the viewer to see stairways
from a different perspective – one that transcends to another worldly,
"KlezCalifornia" Klezmer Concert and Dance Party"
KlezCalifornia’s fabulous celebration of Eastern European Jewish
Culture kicks off with a concert and dance party featuring the renowned
band, Veretski Pass, other local klezmer bands and Chicago-based dance
teacher Steve Weintraub. Experience the joy, depth and power of Klezmer
music as you dance the night away.
Saturday, September 17; 7:00 pm;
A Day in Yiddishland
A full “Day in Yiddishland" with participatory workshops in:
—Klezmer music for all levels (bring instruments!),
Sunday, September 18; 9:30am – 5:30;
An entertaining and fun filled event about classic Hollywood, the great
stars and their hats. Don’t miss this one woman show performed by
Gloria Heidi, once a protege of the legendary Hollywood designer Edith
Head. She combines tinseltown lore, insider stories, songs and more -
taking the audience on a rollicking trip to the sound stages, the costume
closet and the dressing rooms of Movietown's leading ladies. Light refreshments
Klezmer on the Bay
Enjoy an evening cruise on the Bay while dancing & listening to great music by Bay Area's best - Klez-X (aka San Francisco Klezmer Experience) while dining on a delicious vegetarian buffet of Jewish cuisine from Eastern Europe to the Middle East.
Sunday, September 25; $55 Members/$65 Public; Children 14 an up welcome
One alcoholic / 2 non-alcoholic drinks on the house
• For bus information and reservations,
call 510 848 0237 x127
This event is part of the Bay Area JCCs’ Jewish Culture Collaboration funded by a grant from the Jewish Community Endowment Fund. Additional support from the Walter & Elise Haas Fund.
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