Performance

David Broza and his band

Israeli Musician David Broza Heads to Philly

It’s safe to say that David Broza has a passion for Spanish culture. But while he has the music down, when it comes to...

HashtagTMI Series Bridges Divides With Diaries

When a young Asya Zlatina read Anne Frank’s The Diary of a Young Girl, she wondered what the famed diarist would think if she...
David DeRyckere taking a solo during Freedom Song

Jewish Rehab Center Brings Musical to the Main Line

Los Angeles’ Beit T’Shuvah fights addiction the Jewish way: with song, dance and a musical about Passover. It’s all part of the recovery curriculum at...
Ken Silver, Eddie Bruce, Susan Moses and Joey Roberts

My Father, the Bandleader

When I was young, really young, I only wanted to be a bandleader. As a preschooler at Temple Sinai in Dresher, I used to...
Mandy Patinkin

Mandy Patinkin Brings Music and Song to Kimmel Center

Mandy Patinkin’s career stretches back decades, with parts in shows as diverse as “The Princess Bride,” “Yentl” and “Homeland.” He’s won Emmys and Tonys, performed...
City Winery

City Winery, a New Venue in the Fashion District, Hosts Israeli Talent

When Shlomo Lipetz isn’t pitching for Team Israel — which heads to the Olympics next year for a historic competition — he works as...
Rabbi Josh Warshawsky plays guitar and sings into a microphone at a synagogue

Rabbi Josh Warshawsky Brings the Beat to Har Zion Temple

The Cantors Assembly’s SongSwap is a periodical video conference giving Conservative cantors a chance to share new melodies, and when Hazzan Eliot Vogel of...
Sonnambula

Leonora Duarte: A Converso With a Talent for Composition

By Elizabeth Weinfield My first exposure to the music of Baroque composer Leonora Duarte (1610–1678) came while sight-reading with friends years ago on a frosty...
Zafer Tawil, Udi Bar-David, Fouad Dakwar, Shira Samuels-Shragg, Tammy Scheffer and Nathalie Handal

ARTolerance Day of Peace Event Brings Israelis, Palestinians Together

Udi Bar-David, a cellist with the Philadelphia Orchestra, was the first to take his spot on stage for “Dialogue in Three Movements: An Artistic...
A moment in Dance Me

Renowned Dance Company Brings Leonard Cohen’s Music to Life

Songs of Leonard Cohen, the singer-songwriter’s first album, was released in 1967. His voice still warbled then, even lilted; it was not yet the...