[Mendele] Mendele Personal Notices and Announcements--Shekhter-tekhter perform in NJ, PA & Israel

Victor Bers victor.bers at yale.edu
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Mendele Personal Notices and Announcements

February 9, 2013

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From: Binyumen Schaechter <bschaechter at nyc.rr.com>
Date: Thu, 7 Feb 2013 08:06:14 -0500
Subject: Shekhter-tekhter perform in NJ, PA & Israel!

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*Di Shekhter-tekhter / *The Schaechter Sisters,  the subject of the recent
documentary film / concert video in Yiddish with English subtitle
translations directed and produced by Josh Waletzky,  are premiering new
concerts in the US & Israel!  And they're in the press!

Upcoming performances:

Tuesday eve, Feb. 12, 2013, 7:30 PM, New Jersey

Saturday eve, Feb. 16, 2013, 7:30 PM, Haifa, Israel

Sunday morning, April 7, 2013, 10:00 AM, New Jersey

Sunday eve, April 28, 2013, 9:00 PM, Pittsburgh, PA

All performances are in Yiddish interwoven with English.


Tuesday eve, February 12, 2013, 7:30 PM

West Long Branch, New Jersey

World Premiere

*Di Shekhter-tekhter*


"Something Old, Something New,

Something Yiddish, Something Blue"

a concert

of classic and contemporary Yiddish songs

interwoven with English translations,

at the

Pollak Theatre, Monmouth University

West Long Branch, NJ

Admission Free

Directions: Click

Map of campus: Click

For more information: 732-571-4474

Saturday eve, February 16, 2013, 7:30 PM

Haifa, Israel

World Premiere

"Yiddish and Proud of It!"

Reyna Schaechter in Concert

performing Yiddish songs old and new,

accompanied by Binyumen Schaechter


Beit Hecht, Sderot Hanasi 142

Merkaz HaKarmel

Haifa, Israel

Admission 35 NIS.

Reyna has been featured in three films,

"Romeo and Juliet in Yiddish"

"When Our Bubbas and Zeydas Were Young" (directed by Josh Waletzky)

"Pripetshik Sings Yiddish!" (directed by Josh Waletzky)

and in the off-Broadway hit revue

"On Second Avenue"

opposite Mike Burstyn.

Sunday morning, April 7, 2013, 10:00 AM

Monroe Township, New Jersey

"Something Old, Something New,

Something Yiddish, Something Blue"

at the

Greenbriar at Whittingham Yiddish Club

Half Acre Road (Route 415)

Monroe Township, NJ

(Limited seating still available)

For admission and directions, contact:

info at YiddishSisters.com

Sunday eve, April 28, 2013, 9:00 PM

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

"Something Old, Something New,

Something Yiddish, Something Blue"

at the

Feast of Yiddish Language and Culture

IAYC 15th Conference

Double Tree by Hilton Hotel

Pittsburgh - Green Tree

500 Mansfield Avenue,

Pittsburgh, PA

This performance will be all in Yiddish.

Info: http://www.derbay.org/pittsburgh/

In the press:

New Jersey Jewish Standard

January's "About Our Children"

"Top Choices"

*Di Shekhter-tekhter's* and Josh Waletzky's new DVD,

"When Our Bubbas adn Zeydas Were Young"

To read, click here <http://www.jstandard.com/supplement/item/25656>

and then click on page 25.

To order the DVD, click here <http://www.jewishvideo.com/BUBBAS.HTM>

or go to

JewishVideo.com <http://www.jewishvideo.com/BUBBAS.HTM>

I hope to see you at one of the performances!

Binyumen Schaechter, BSchaechter at nyc.rr.com <BSChaechter at nyc.rr.com>

Musical Director / Arranger / Pianist

*Di Shekhter-tekhter*


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