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Cork Festival of Jewish Culture, Cork, Ireland, 18-19 Oct, 2008

Cork Jewish Festival 2008Cork Festival of Jewish Culture, October 18th & 19th 2008
The festival will be a two-day event celebrating Jewish culture and the European Year of Intercultural Dialogue in Cork.

It will be held October 18-19 2008 in Main Restaurant and Boole Lecture Theatre 1 at University College Cork.

Saturday,October 18th

7:00-7:15pm Opening of the Cork Festival of Jewish Culture
7:15-8:15pm Klezmer dance & Yiddish song workshop led by Vivi Lachs (London), with the accompaniment by the Klezmer Klub (London)
8:30-9:45pm Concert by the Klezmer Klub (London)
10:00-11:30pm Concert by the Fireflies (klezmer band based in South West Ireland)

Concert tickets: €10 for one night or both nights for €15.

For more information and booking: E-mail Cork Jewish Festival

Cork Festival of Jewish Culture is held under the patronage of the Lord Mayor of Cork, Councillor Brian Bermingham and the president of University College Cork, Dr. Michael Murphy.

The festival is organized by the Iona Chaplaincy (University College Cork) and the National Consultative Committee on Racism and Interculturalism based in Dublin.

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