KlezKanada 2010, Aug 16-22 - Registration now open!
Register now for KlezKanada 2010!
August 16th to 22nd
KlezKanada is preparing for its 15th year! We are in the midst of finalizing our 2010 faculty and creating a week of world-class programming. Each year we present an incredibly talented faculty and exciting new programming while still ensuring the atmosphere you love. This year is no exception—our program highlights this year are truly not to be missed!
- KlezKanada hosts the multi-award winning Other Europeans Project. Featuring acclaimed musicians from seven countries, this international ensemble explores the relationship, both historical and contemporary, between Jewish and Roma music.
- The beloved Yiddish folksong duo Efim Chorney and Susan Ghergus returns to KlezKanada.
- Our featured lecture program this year explores the rich culture and history of Jews in Canada.
- KlezKanada is delighted to continue a major educational collaboration with the National Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, MA. The Discovery Project mobilizes young people to seek out and document the kinds of Jewish cultural treasures about which they are most passionate.
Our unique youth programs continue to attract individuals from all over the world. We are happy to announce that The KlezKanada Youth Scholarship Program, The David Stein Memorial Filmmaking Scholarships and The KlezKanada Fellowship Program all continue this year.
The registration form and the scholarship application form for 2010 are now available on our website. Space is limited so please avoid disappointment by registering early! In addition, please arrange your travel plans to fit within the shuttle times provided online.
We (which includes the proprietor of this website) look forward to welcoming you at KlezKanada this summer!