Abuelas in Argentina
Tickets available for this beautiful film about Argentina's Grandmothers' struggle that has been going on for 43 years. Their struggle is it is everyone's struggle. Written and directed by Cristian Arriaga. Music direction by Ignacio Montoya Carlotto. Featuring Estela de Carlotta, President of the Abuelas de Plaza de Mayo and Nobel Peace Prize nominee. On […]
Czech Embassy Event
Book LaunchTuesday, Feb. 4, 6 pm When Time Stopped: A Memoir of My Father’s War and What Remainsby author Ariana Neumann Of thirty-four Neumann family members, twenty-five were murdered by the Nazis. One of the survivors was Hans Neumann, who, to escape the German death net, traveled to Berlin and hid in plain sight under […]
The Pianist of Willesden Lane
Theater J's THE PIANIST OF WILLESDEN LANE At the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Family Theater, 2700 F St NW, Washington, DC. Based on the book The Children of Willesden Lane by Mona Golabek and Lee Cohen, adapted and directed by Hershey Felder A Jüdische Kulturbund Project event with a post-show discussion September […]
Coming to Pittsburgh in November!
The Jüdische Kulturbund Project will give a special presentation at Duquesne University. Sponsored by Classrooms Without Borders. Kristallnacht Remembrance: The Art and Resiliency of the Human Spirit Monday, November 13, 2017 7pm Genesius Theater Duquesne University 600 Forbes Ave Map » Free and open to the public RSVP for this event » Join CWB and […]
Jared Mezzocchi wins 2017 Obie Award
The Jüdische Kulturbund Project congratulates Jared Mezzocchi for winning two major off-broadway awards—an Obie and the Lucille Lortel Award—for projection design in the off-broadway play VIETGONE. In June, Jared heads up to New Hampshire to work on the script and projection design plans for our project's play PLAYING FOR LIFE: ART UNDER TYRANNY at the prestigious McDowell Colony. During […]
A Cabaret Evening on March 22, 2017
Presented by The Jüdische Kulturbund Project Annual Sadie B. Feldman Family Lecture Wednesday, March 22nd at 7:00pm Included with Museum Admission – Get Your Tickets Now JMM Members – Reserve Your Seats Join the JMM at the intersection of history and music. The team behind The Jüdische Kulturbund Project will perform cabaret, and executive producer, Gail […]
Join us in Washington, DC on November 10th!
THE JÜDISCHE KULTURBUND PROJECT Multimedia Presentation and Live Musical Performance in cooperation with the Goethe-Institut and the Rabin Chair Forum of George Washington University Thursday Nov. 10, 2016 at 12:00 Pickford Theater, Madison Building, Library of Congress The Jüdische Kulturbund Project tells the story of Jewish musicians and performing artists who organized in 1933 Nazi […]
“Friendraiser” for The JK Project last night!
Thanks to the generous support of Jeffrey Slavin, the Mayor of Somerset, and Wendy Frosh, member of The JK Project advisory board, we enjoyed a successful and fun event with friends (including new ones), my mom, board members (Jean Arnold, Beth Boles, Corrine Gormont, Joanne Hurt, Isabel Mignone, and Patrick O'Donnell), and artist Joan Belmar. […]
Rescheduled: JK Project Presentation at the Jewish Museum of Maryland-February 21, 2016
Playing for Life: Art Under Tyranny Sunday, February 21, 2016 at 1:00 pm Speaker: Gail Prensky, Executive Producer, The Jüdische Kulturbund Project Sadie B. Feldman Family Lecture Included with Museum admission The Jewish Kulturbund was a cultural association of Jewish musicians and performing artists who survived Nazi Germany. This multimedia presentation features stories based on filmed […]
JK Project Presentation-The Museum of Jewish Heritage, NY, Feb 17, 2016
PERFORMANCE Museum of Jewish Heritage, New York Wednesday, February 17, 7 P.M. Playing for Life: Art Under Tyranny With a special performance by Eugene Drucker, master violinist of the Emerson String Quartet Gail Prensky, creator and executive producer of The Jüdische Kulturbund Project, discusses the history and relevance of the Holocaust-era organization of German […]