From Shtetl to Stage: A Celebration of Yiddish Music and Culture
Part of: Migrations: The Making of America
Seth Rogovoy, Producer and Co-Creator
Eleanor Reissa, Director, Co-Creator, and Vocalist
Frank London, Music Director, Conductor, and Trumpet
Mike Burstyn, Vocalist
Evgeny Kissin, Piano and Speaker
David Krakauer, Clarinet
Katrina Lenk, Vocalist and Violin
Gil Shaham, Violin
Joanne Borts, Vocalist
Avi Hoffman, Vocalist
Elmore James, Vocalist
Daniel Kahn, Vocalist
Dani Marcus, Vocalist
Cilla Owens, Vocalist
Lorin Sklamberg, Vocalist and Accordion
Shane Baker, Actor
Allen Lewis Rickman, Actor
Yelena Shmulenson, Actor
Irena Klepfisz, Poet
Eri Kang, Piano
Zalmen Mlotek, Piano
Kathleen Tagg, Piano
Richie Barshay, Drums
Dan Blacksberg, Trombone
Yoshie Fruchter, Guitars, Banjo, and Mandolin
Keryn Kleiman, Violin
Dan Rosengard, Piano
Jordan Sand, Bass
Michael Winograd, Clarinet
Event DurationThe printed program will last approximately two and one-half hours, including one 20-minute intermission.
Support for the Russian and Eastern European Jewish Migration series of the Migrations festival is provided by The Polonsky Foundation.
Lead support for Migrations: The Making of America is provided by the Ford Foundation, The Morris and Alma Schapiro Fund, and Igor Tulchinsky.
Additional support is provided by the Howard Gilman Foundation.
Public support is provided by the National Endowment for the Arts.