Amherst Glebe Arts Response, Inc. (AGAR)

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Year Founded:
2006
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Lynn Kable
Main Address:
156 Patrick Henry Highway
Amherst, VA 24521
Amherst Glebe Arts Response, Inc.
PO Box 117
Clifford, VA 24533
Event:

JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL 2022 AT THE ACADEMY OF MUSIC

On March 27, 2022 Amherst Glebe Arts Response Inc. (AGAR) will present a day of films and lectures about Jewish Culture in Europe from 1923 until the end of World War II. Featured films will be;
-- 1923 Silent Weimar Republic film "THE ANCIENT LAW" shown to original live music by Grammy winning Klezmer fiddler Alicia Svigals and pianist Donald Sosin. Introduced by Paul Dobryden, professor of UVA.

--In the afternoon "Summer in Ivye" a documentary about Director Tamar Rogoff's trip to her family historic shtetl in Ivye, now Belarus to bring back with surrealistic dance and theatre, stories of her Father's relatives in 1935 shtetl Ivye Belarus. Also in the afternoon will be live stories from Holocaust survivor children, director Rogg and a klezmer workshop by Alicia Svigals. More information at www.amherstglebeartsresponse.org and tickets can be purchased beginning February 1, 2022 through the Academy box office only.

Event Type: 

FUNDraising

Where: 

Academy Center iif the Arts - Historic Theater
600 Main Street
Lynchburg, VA 19102
United States

When: 

March 27, 2022