Sri Lanka: Live Drawing Concert “Boy and War”

A live drawing concert: Award winning German graphic novelist Reinhard Kleist, creating live illustrations to Sri Lankan singer-songwriter Ajith Kumarasiri's rock ballads. Friday 20 January 2017, Goethe-Institut Colombo by by

Sweden: Hedda Krausz Sjögren

We recently interviewed Sweden's Hedda Krausz Sjögren, a prominent theatre producer, playwright, and activist. She shares her story about her work as a storyteller and activist supporting human rights and women's rights, and specifically describes "Roma Voices" a production that is part of a greater initiative led by Sweden's inclusion efforts for the Roma people in their […]

Children of the Berlin Kulturbund Meet-February 17, 2016

Evelyn Summer and Eugene Drucker met last Wednesday night at The JK Project program at the Museum of Jewish Heritage. They discovered that their parents, dancer/choreographer Hannah Kroner and musician Ernst Drucker, performed in the Berlin Kulturbund in 1938 and must have known each other. Love that! by by

Burma: Interview with visual and performing artist Htein Lin

Surviving nearly seven years in prison, producing hundreds of paintings in secret while incarcerated, living in England after his release, Htein Lin shares his story about enduring abuse, feeling freedom, and returning to his country where he is a prolific visual and performing artist. by by