Entertainment

 

Orange Star JCF Logo Sunday, June 8, 2014  
noon to 6:30 p.m.

Entertainment

This year's festival featured Jewish music of many eras and places.  

The Cincinnati Klezmer Project carried us into the folk traditions of Eastern Europe with a mix of Yiddish, Hebrew songs.

Courtney Cummings and Alan Halpern brought the best of Jewish Broadway to the stage.    

Tim Pritchard & the Boxcar Suite presented favorites from the rock and roll era by well-known Jewish performers and songwriters.  

The Shimmy Cats dance troupe completed the line up with Israeli dancing.

 

2014 Performance Schedule

12:15 p.m.

 

Hillel Academy Choir
Students will share some original folk songs as well as familiar folk tunes. 


1:00 p.m.

 

Alan Halpern & Courtney Cummings
These two singers pair up for a special tribute to Broadway!

2:00 p.m.

 

The Cincinnati Klezmer Project
Back by popular demand, this fantastic group brings the best of Eastern-European Klezmer music, popular Yiddish theater songs, and Israeli folk tunes. 

4:00 p.m.

 

The Shimmy Cats 
This lively group will have you dancing on the lawn to Israeli folk melodies.

5:00 p.m.

 

Tim Pritchard & The Boxcar Suite
Presenting rock and roll by Jewish musicians, bands, and songwriters.


 
Visit the Festival Facebook page for more information!