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 twelve-plus years of existence, RUACH, a 501(c)(3) organization, has steadily grown to provide Jewish rooted arts programs to diverse members of Milwaukee’s Jewish community and other varied constituencies in Greater Milwaukee. RUACH organizes dynamic collaborations between its artists and schools, assisted living facilities, and community centers, among other venues. RUACH focuses on underserved populations, from youth to the elderly, through pioneering music, visual arts, dance, and theater initiatives, including residencies, concerts, and classes.
Executive Director: Joshua Richman,
President, Board of Directors: Arleen Peltz
Co-President, Board of Directors: Rachel Eixenberger