|THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2014 | 7pm|
Master of Ceremonies Shane Baker and special guests|
RSVP Required: yivo.org/reservations | 212.294.6140
We want your talent in Yiddish! Join celebrated host, actor and singer Shane Baker, and special guests for a fun, intimate night of Yiddish performance. Bring your instruments, poems, monologues, manifestos, and films in Yiddish. Sign up starts at 7:00pm, open mic starts at 7:30pm.
Shane Baker played Vladimir in the Yiddish world premiere of Waiting for Godot in his own translation for the New Yiddish Rep. He's best known for his hit Off Broadway show The Big Bupkis! A Complete Gentile's Guide to Yiddish Vaudeville and his online series, The Sheyn Show produced by the Yiddish Daily Forward. Baker is executive director of the Congress for Jewish Culture, a Yiddish cultural organization based in New York.
Venue: YIVO Institute at the Center for Jewish History | 15 West 16th Street - NYC view map
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All public programs are wheelchair accessible. A limited number of assistive listening devices are available for deaf and hard of hearing individuals upon request.