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Fiddlers on the Roof

  • The Betsy-South Beach 1440 Ocean Drive Miami Beach United States (map)

Get Elevated as Yiddishkayt Initiative (YI) and The Betsy - South Beach present 

Fiddlers on the Roof, a two-day YI Love Yiddish Mini-Fest re-imagination of the legendary icon of Jewish and Yiddish culture, identity, and nostalgia. This mini-festival invites audiences to shake up Tradition in: a Fiddler On The Roof sing-along featuring renowned Klezmer violinist, Alicia Svigals, and YI Artistic Director and award-winning actor, Avi Hoffman, along with an ensemble of musicians and a cast of your favorite characters as you’ve never seen them; a Fiddler Slam inviting spoken word poetry inspired by the play; Fiddler & Feminism: A panel discussion examining gender issues in the beloved show through a contemporary Jewish Feminist lens; and a robust finale rooftop Klezmer Jam featuring Svigals with other leading locally-based masters of the genre.

Earlier Event: August 7
ATHE Conference 2019