JEWISH POETS — JEWISH VOICES
Date: March 21
Time:7:00 p.m .
Location: Astor Judaica Library, Lawrence Family JCC
Featuring poets from the Golden Age of Spain. Solomon Ibn Gabirol, Juday Halevi and Abraham Ibn Ezra. Local community members who will lend their voices in readings.
Community members include: Ilana Brosch, Haim Schwartz and Yiftach Levy, Jennie Starr, Geula Hebron, Elisha Blatt and Smadar Samson, Liba Sherman, and Sara Appel-Lennon, Rochelle Schwartz, Jennifer Levy, Michael Horvitz, Michael Mark and Simon Menkes.
Some will read the poetry in its original Hebrew, others in English.
Elisheva Edelson and the Beth Am Choir will also be participating. Rabbi Martin Lawson, Rabbi Emeritus of Temple Emanuel, will introduce the poets, Solomon Ibn Gabirol, Juday Halevi and Abraham Ibn Ezra. The evening is being coordinated by Eileen Wingard.