Price: Free (donations requested)
Location: Philadelphia , PA
The Big Yiddish Dance Party returns to the Rotunda for a second year of awesome klezmer fun! ! Local klezmer Dan Blacksberg brings together some of the best voices in Yiddish music anywhere in the world to Philadelphia for a night of traditional klezmer dancing and fun. Blacksberg brings together an all-star band will be joined by klezmer fiddle virtuoso Jake Shulman-Ment, accordionist Lauren Brody (of Kapelye and Mikveh fame), and drummer Dave Licht (Founding member of the Klezmatics). The dancing will be led by the inimitable and inviting Steve Weintraub, who recently made the move to Philadelphia. At their best, klezmer music and dance inform and feed each other to create an energetic and joyous experience. We wish to invite you in for a magical evening of wild and fun klezmer for all peoples!