This is the gamble the Dora Wasserman Yiddish Theatre is taking in presenting the hit musical The Producers.
Articles written by: Irwin Block
There is something glorious when 47 skilled choral singers deliver a soul-lifting song in multi-part harmony.
Our lives are never simple, and it can take a lot of inner strength to get through the tough parts. That calls for artistic treatment.
Among the shows is Adrift in the Zigzag, five short plays directed by veteran Corey Castle that reflect ostensibly simple slices of urban life.
We came of age with folk music, and still love what it has to offer – lyrics about life, love, loss, history and her story, mystery and adventure, with melodies that mean something, can be hummable, and often memorable.
At 68, after 50 years in the music business, he is releasing his first CD, with a concert at Upstairs Jazz Bar & Grill June 9.
Now in its 21st year, the Montreal Chamber Music Festival is offering another varied and tempting program for music lovers.
As with any illness, including psychotic disorders such as schizophrenia, diagnosis and intervention are better done earlier than later.
That a small number of Jews, who also observe Passover, claim to like the taste of matzoh could be seen as a kind of culinary Stockholm Syndrome.”
Leonard Cohen likes to say he returns to Montreal to renew his neurotic affiliations.