Yiddish New York (YNY) returns to present its second festival of Yiddish music, language and culture combining workshops, lectures and performances. With its hub at the 14th St. Y and adjacent Town and Village Synagogue, YNY will take place from Saturday, December 23 - Thursday, December 28, 2017.
Each day, registrants can take advantage of a full schedule of workshops, performances, lectures and films, presenting many of the leading figures in Yiddish culture today. Evenings will feature an eclectic series of concerts, dance parties, theater performances and jam sessions held at a diversity of venues in Manhattan's vibrant and historic East Village/Lower East Side neighborhoods.
We welcome individuals of all ages and families with children-- we have great programs for kids and teens! Register by December 1 with the Early Bird Discount Code "YNYEB" to save 10% on 6-day Registrations.
Daily Programs in... Klezmer Music - Yiddish Song - Yiddish Dance - Theater - Yiddish Language - Yiddish Culture and History - Visual Arts - Foodways - Master Classes - Ensembles - Dance Parties - Jam Sessions - Concerts - Lectures - Films - Spirituality and Religion - Neighborhood Walking Tours - Kids and Teen Programs - and More!
Registrants make their own arrangements for accommodation, travel and meals. Information on sharing accommodation and travel will be posted soon on YNY's website (www.yiddishnewyork.com).
PLEASE NOTE: CANCELLATIONS after December 1 will be refunded only 50%. No refunds can be made after December 15. Any applicable credit card processing fees or other transaction charges incurred will be deducted from refund. YNY's fiscal sponsor is the Center for Traditional Music and Dance.
14th St. Y (View)
344 East 14th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues)
New York, NY 10003