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July 26, 2021

-July 30, 2021

Ashkenaz is pleased to join with dozens of other international Yiddish culture organizations in supporting this virtual concert honoring Zalmen Mlotek’s 50-year career dedicated to Yiddish music and theatre … on the occasion of his 70th Birthday!


July 28, 2021

Based on last summer’s 25th anniversary online exhibition, this interactive, multimedia presentation will trace Ashkenaz’s history and evolution, including video excerpts from memorable performances over the first 25 years, as well as pandemic-era adaptations.


August 3, 2021

Please join us in celebrating the publication of Prof. Yoshiji Hirose’s latest book.


August 5, 2021

The New York Times has called David Steinberg “a comic institution.” His legendary 60-year career has included 26 years of stand-up and 140 Tonight Show appearances.


August 12, 2021

Watch Katherine Ashenburg live at Prosserman JCC, as she shares her creative process and how she went about writing Her Turn. This program is moderated by Globe and Mail columnist, Liz Renzetti.


August 26, 2021

Artist and architect Daniel Toretsky (New York) in conversation with curator Evelyn Tauben (FENTSTER gallery, Toronto).