A Traditional and Modern Klezmer, Yiddish Theater, Israeli Dance and T’filah Band — can play a wide variety of Jewish music. We have performed for Congregation Emanu-El of Waukesha, Coalition for Jewish Learning and Chai Point and Chudnow homes. We are available for concerts, dances and serices in Southeastern Wisconsin.
Contact: Mark Levy, ABandNAllHope_klezmer@yahoo.com
Israeli Folk Dance meets every Monday evening from 7:30 – 9:30 pm at the Harry & Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center. Beginner teaching and dancing is offered from 7:30 – 8 pm and general dancing is intermediate to advanced level circle dancing of the newest dances from Israel. For further information, please email MilwaukeeIFD@yahoo.com or call Karen at (414) 315-3400. Israeli Folk Dance is open to ages 12 and up and is free of charge.
Marge Eiseman is an internationally acclaimed teacher and presenter of programs about Jewish women’s spirituality, the cycle of love and loss, and the contemporary Jewish music scene. She is available to add a lift to your meetings and promises to send you home singing one of her catchy tunes.
Established in 1994, Milwaukee’s premier vocal performing ensemble includes members from throughout the Jewish community. The Chorale sings traditional and contemporary Jewish music for senior living facilities, community gatherings, and small groups, culminating in a late spring concert that rotates among area synagogues. Membership is open from September to July for supporters and enthusiasts of Jewish chorale music. Interested in singing with or booking the Chorale for a preformance? Contact Enid by phone or email.
Director: Enid Bootzin Berkovits
President: Ilene Wasserman
During its fourteen-plus years of existence, RUACH, a 501(c)(3) organization, has steadily grown in achieving its mission of awakening creativity through arts enrichment rooted in Jewish values. Its performances, classes and other innovative platforms uplift and unite diverse and underserved populations. RUACH organizes dynamic collaborations between its artists and schools, independent and assisted living facilities, and community centers, among other venues, serving a wide-ranging spectrum of constituents in Milwaukee’s Jewish community and throughout Greater Milwaukee.
Executive Director: Joshua Richman,
President, Board of Directors: Elizabeth Behrendt
Co-President, Board of Directors: Jay Frank
~A Program of Harry & Rose Samson Family JCC~
Tapestry explores Jewish history, tradition, life, and future in a way the entire community can appreciate. Through art exhibits, education, performances, author visits, free Jewish films, and the annual Milwaukee Jewish Film Festival; Tapestry is a constant celebration, exploration, and building of community through the arts.
Contact: Mona Cohen, MCohen@JCCMilwaukee.org