September 12, 8:00 PM
About this Event
MIR GEYEN NISHT TZURIK –
NO TURNING BACK!
Eleanor Reissa and Frank London join together with an exciting new ensemble (them/they/us) with Ilya Shneyveys, Brandon Seabrook and Deep Singh for this ORIGINAL Virtual concert
•ABOUT MIR GEYEN NISHT TSURIK – NO TURNING BACK•
TONY-nominated actor-writer-director, international Yiddish star Eleanor Reissa joins with GRAMMY-winning trumpeter composer Frank London of the Klezmatics to present Mir Geyen Nisht Tsurik – No Turning Back. This special concert of Yiddish songs of liberation and struggle was created especially for the 2020 YI LOVE YIDDISHFEST as part of its focus on Liberation Commemoration. Mir Geyen Nisht Tsurik follows their collaboration of (mostly) love songs, Vilde Mekhaye – Wild Ecstasy. Reissa and London are joined by (them/they/us) with guitar hero Brandon Seabrook, multi-instrumentalist Ilye Shneyveys, and Indian percussion virtuoso Deep Singh
Featuring a Q&A, Schmooze with Avi!