Through educational, cultural and engagement programs, the Committee for Yiddish, UJA Federation fosters and promotes Yiddish language and culture - indeed the entire Ashkenaz tradition - as a vibrant part of contemporary Jewish life and as a vital link between the Jewish past and future.

Committee for Yiddish


Adult Yiddish Classes
Adult Yiddish Classes

Learn or refresh your level of Yiddish in a relaxed atmosphere with outstanding, experienced teachers



Beginners, Intermediate, and Advanced

Sundays, 10am - 12pm

September 10 - December 10, 2017

12 Classes | Cost: $180

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Yiddish Theatre Workshop
Yiddish Theatre Workshop

"Di Piratn fun Penzans" (The Pirates of Penzance)

With Gemini award-winner David Gale.

Scripts available in transliteration.

No performance experience required.

All levels of Yiddish welcome.

Tuesdays, 7:30 - 9:30pm

October 3 - December 5, 2017

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