Actors' Temple Double Bill: Isle of Klezbos & Metropolitan Klezmer

Friday, January 10, 2014

Ticket Information

Association for Performing Arts Presenters & Chamber Music America conference attendees enter free with APAP or CMA badge. General admission $15; Seniors & students $10. Shabbat service congregants and Actors' Temple members by donation

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Time
9:00 PM
Presented By
Vox Hebraica Concert Series
Event Type
Performances
Genre
World Music
Event Contact
Marina Kifferstein
Contact Email
Description

Double bill! Open to public (free with APAP or CMA badge). $15 /$10 /donation, full info below.
Isle of Klezbos sextet 9:00pm
Metropolitan Klezmer octet 9:45pm.
Historic Actors Temple stage in the Theater District!

Vox Hebraica is a new concert tradition at The Actors' Temple Theatre, and this tag-team klezmer show will be the opening performance of the series. Performance follows Erev Shabbat service at Congregation Ezrath Israel: The legendary Actors Temple in the heart of NYC's theater district has welcomed celebrated congregants through the years from Shelley Winters to the Three Stooges. Full-band sets by both Isle of Klezbos sextet AND Metropolitan Klezmer octet celebrate this unique Manhattan cultural and spiritual landmark.

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Ensemble Name
Isle of Klezbos
Musicians
Debra Kreisberg - clarinet & sax; Pam Fleming - trumpet & flugelhorn; Melissa Fogarty - vocals; Shoko Nagai - accordion & piano; Eve Sicular - drums | bandleader; Saskia Lane - upright bass
Composers
neo-traditional music, Yiddish swing and tango, originals by Debra Kreisberg, Eve Sicular, Pam Fleming, and Rick Faulkner

Venue
The Actors' Temple Theatre
Location
339 West 47th Street between Eighth and Ninth Avenue's (synagogue with performance venue)
New York City, NY
Phone
212-245-6975