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2017
Mar. / Apr.
Where the Worlds of Jewish // Israeli Culture and Ideas Meet
Beit Avi Chai
BEIT
AVI CHAI
BEIT
AVI CHAI
To reserve tickets for BEIT AVI CHAI events:
please call our box office: 02-621 5900
Box Office opening hours: Sun.-Thurs. 13:00-21:30, Fri. 09:30-12:00
> Discount for Jerusalem-card holders.
Details at the box office.
> Discounted tickets available through
our website.
> Free parking for ticket purchasers.
> Tickets held up to 20 minutes before the
start of each program.
> Free entrance for soldiers, subject
to availability, upon showing military
identification.
> For free events: up to two tickets per
person, subject to availability, may be
reserved in advance. Reservations can
be made three business days before
each event by calling the BEIT AVI CHAI
box office. Tickets not collected in time
will be returned to the box office.
> Programs are subject to changes, so
kindly confirm via the BEIT AVI CHAI
website.
> Unless otherwise noted, all events take
place in Hebrew.
> Special programs organized for visiting
groups and tourists.
Program Design: Dov
Abramson Studio
44 King George Street, Jerusalem | 02-6215300 |
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Gershon Leizerson and
the Yiddish Blues Drifters
A Spade for Digging:
The Torah and Archeological
Discoveries
Joseph the Righteous
and Esther the Queen
TheVictor Jackson Show
Kicking off the Month -
Israel Personalities
Wipingout Amalek–
VendettaorVirtue?
ARadioShowtoMark
InternationalWoman’sDay
Gershon Leizerson
– Violin and Vocals
|
Roza Leah Salomon
– Contrabass
|
Ariel
Qassis
– Kanun
|
Yoni Sharon –
Percussion
|
Ira Shiran
– Accordion.
Guest:
Noam Rotem – Vocals
Moderator: Dr.
Miriam Trihn,
Yiddish scholar,
expert in Yiddish literature and poetry
Cost: 50 NIS; students 30 NIS
Trip #2
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“The Gihon Company” in Bible Times
Fri, Mar 3 | 9 AM - 1 PM
.
How did they solve the problem of water
accessibility in Canaanite Jerusalem
and during First Temple times? visit the
underground water systems of ancient
Jerusalem.
Bring a hat, water and a Tenach. A security
guard will accompany the trip.
Participants will be informed of the meeting
point
Cost of excursion: 60 NIS | students: 30 NIS
5
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Shemot: “This is your god Israel”
Sun, Mar 5 | 8 PM
The session focuses on the Golden
Calf and the story of the placing of the
calves at Beit-El and Dan during the time
of Jeroboam ben Nevat
Cost: 20 NIS per session
On the comparison between Joseph and
Esther, their surprising similarity, and the
challenges of change in those days and in
ours.
Lecturer: Author
Yochi Brandes
Cost: 20 NIS
From Yehonatan Gefen to Dan Pagis and
from Dahlia Ravikovitch to Nimrod Reshef
Cost: 60 NIS, students 30 NIS
With:
Nava Macmel-Atir
,
Michael
Handelzaltz, Avner Hacohen.
Communal singing:
Michal Nave,
Assaf Armoza
Free admission, subject to availability
Shiri Lev Ari
and
Anat Sharon Belais
(Friday at 6 – Culture Channel 2) host poet
and artist
Ronny Someck,
literary scholar Dr
Gideon Tikotzki
and musician and author
Eitan Dror.
Following the Two Times Chai exhibition:
on light and darkness in the songs of the
Matriarchs of Hebrew poetry:
Rachel
(Bluwstein)
, Leah
(Goldberg),
Dahlia
(Ravikovitch)
,
and
Yona
(Wallach)
Admission free with advance booking at
the Beit Avi Chai Box Office
A careful study of the Biblical sources that
discuss Amalek and suggest a different and
deeper message and meaning of Purim
The program will take place in English.
Cost: 20 NIS
New Lyrics for Yiddish Texts
Rabbi Menachem Leibtag,
Yeshivat Har Etzion
The Prince and the Princess
from Rachel’s Dynasty – The
Secret of Costume
New arrangements to poems
The Month of Adar
Hana Rubina
Wed
.
Mar 1
8:00 PM
Mon
.
Mar 6
8:30 PM
Wed
.
Mar 8
8:00 PM
Thu, Mar 2
9:00 PM
Fri, Mar 3
9:00 AM
Mon, Mar 6
8:00 PM
Mon, Mar 6
9:00 PM
Photo: Tania Majer
Photo by Amit Berlowitz
The Birds’ Bakery
Meet author
Tammy Brown
Elkeles
with a special reading of
her book
“The Birds’ Bakery”
Editor and Moderator:
Sarit Zussman
Music:
Moriel Hoffman
Monday |
March 27th
| 5:00
PM
Thursday |
April 27th
| 5:00
PM
> For ages 8-4
|
Cost
: 30
NIS
, accompanying adult free of charge
TheWonderful Kingdom of PapaAlaev
Prophetic Politics:
Pragmatismof Hope
It Depends onHowYouTell It
Stories of Vayikra
Come inPeace
Screening of the film The Wonderful Kingdom of Papa Alaev (74 mins.)
With the filmmakers:
Tal Barda
and
Noam Pinhas
The Alaev’s Live
– the stars of the film in a live performance
Cost: 20 NIS
On the religious prophetic voice as an
anarchistic voice of revolution, creating
change
Six sessions on Thursdays at 8:00 PM
March 16th – April 27th
Registration is for all six sessions.
Cost: 120 NIS
With:
Navit Barel
, author
Dorit Zilberman
,
Bilha Ben Eliahu
Music:
Dan Solomon
and
Hadas Blass
Free admission,
subject to availability.
Parshat Vayikra
“When a person offers up”
Friday March 31st | 11:00 AM
An encounter with
Daniella Shalev
, Curator,
Director of the Department of Cultural and
Enrichment Programs
Parshat Tzav
This is the law of the peace-offering”
Friday | April 7th | 11:00 AM
An encounter with
Hagit Maoz
, Curator,
Parshat Shemini
“And Aaron was silent”
Friday | April 21st | 11:00 AM
Prof
Ruhama Weiss
, Hebrew Union
College, Jerusalem, meets
Dr Amitai
Mendelsohn
, Senior Curator, the
Department of Israeli Art (Bezalel Wing)
Parshat Tazria-Mezora
“He will sit alone outside the camp”
Friday | April 28th | 11:00 AM
An encounter with
Shlomit Steinberg,
Senior Curator, European Art (Bezalel Wing)
Included in the museum’s entrance fee
In a special evening of multiple voices
devoted to the songs, sounds and piyutim of
Shabbat
Cost: 50 NIS, students 20 NIS
A series of study sessions with
educator
YotamYizraeli
An evening in honor of
Dorit Zilberman’s
new book
The Israel Museum hosts Beit Avi Chai
Prof Avigdor Shinan
meets curators
in the galleries of the Israel Museum
for a discussion on the weekly Torah
portions and their relationship to
exhibited works of art.
The Thalamus and Ephroni
Choirs
Tue
.
Mar 7
8:00 PM
Thu
.
Mar 16
8:00 PM
Wed
.
Mar 22
8:00 PM
Tue
.
Mar 21
8:30 PM
Purimat Beit Avi Chai
Two Hats –
A theater performance for Rosh Chodesh Adar
Why a Hat?
A colorful and fun workshop for Purim: we’ll create new hat costumes.
Headed by Roni Bar Sheshet, Bosmat Keha
Sunday| March 12th – Purim |10:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM
Monday | March 13th – Shushan Purim |2:00 PM, 4:00 PM
Cost: 40 NIS for performance and workshop, second child 30 NIS, accompanying adult free
Activity lasts for approximately 2 hours.
Children’s Theater and Workshops
Sun
.
Mar 12
10:00 AM
Fri
.
Mar 31
11:00 AM
Lectures and Archeological excursions.
With Bible scholar Dr
Nili Wazana
and archeologist Dr
Doron Ben Ami
on the interface between Tenach and
archeology.
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