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1. 7. | 7:30 p.m. | PUSHKIN KLEZMER BAND (UA)

KUNSTHALLE, Rumanova 1 | Tickets: advance-sale 6 €, on the spot 10 €

The Pushkin Klezmer Band is a Jewish-Gypsy group from Kiev, featuring best wedding musicians from Ukraine and Moldova.

​For centuries, these places have been nourishing rich traditions of klezmer and Romani music, and it is the only place in Europe, where klezmer culture is still alive today. Pushkin doesn’t try to revive klezmer: its musicians just continue the traditions, playing at weddings, parties, and concerts, in synagogues and in the streets. Continue reading

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2. 7. | 6:00 p.m. | Film LAST FOLIO/POSLEDNÝ PORTRÉT & discussion

KINO TABAČKA, Gorkého 2 | Tickets 1 €

Documentary, 2015, United Kingdom/Slovakia, 80 mins, minority co-production. Director: Katya Krausová, Yuri Dojc.

Our story begins in Bratislava on a cold and grey day in January 1997 at the funeral of Ludovit Dojc, where his son, Yuri Dojc, meets a very determined old woman, Mrs. Vajnorska, whose sole life´s work is visiting the survivors, those who live alone and can no longer get out of their homes or out of their beds – she visits them daily and brings news of the outside world. Continue reading

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2. – 3. 7. | Jewish Košice with Jana Teššerová: SYNAGOGUE & THE GALLERY OF ĽUDOVÍT FELD

SYNAGOGUE AND CULTURE CENTRE OF ĽUDOVÍT FELD, Puškinova 3

In September 2015, Jewish Community in Košice opened a gallery named after an eminent Košice artist Ľudovít Feld. The exposition installed in the synagogue on Puškin street includes the works of Košice-born painter Ľ. Feld, student of the Košice painting school of Eugen Krón, as well as the works of other important Slovak Jewish painters.

SATURDAY, June 2 | Tour of the Synagogue on Puškin street with a lecture on Jewish monuments, Holocaust and a visit to Ľudovít Feld Gallery accompanied by a screening of the film about the painter. First admission at 2:00 p.m., second admission at 4:45 p.m. | Entrance fee: adults 2 €; children, students and pensioners 1 €

SUNDAY, June 3 | Visit to Ľudovít Feld Gallery accompanied by a screening of the film about the painter. Gallery will be open between 2:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. | Entrance fee 1 € Continue reading