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Sunday, February 14 • 12:00pm - 1:15pm
80s Klezmer Aerobics

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80s Klezmer Aerobics is an interactive dance/storytelling workout where "the 1880s meets the 1980s." As Daniel leads the workout, he tells the original story "Levi and the Old Badchen", a story about a dancer and his apprentice. The audience learns the dances of the Old Badchen and of Levi, and the dances that Levi learns when he runs off to Warsaw. Framing this experience, Daniel speaks of the 1980s klezmer revival and parallels the technological shifts and cultural evolutions of the Jewish people.

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Daniel Brenner

Over the last two decades, Rabbi Daniel Brenner (RRC class of 97) has been a driving force behind some of the most creative educational projects in the Jewish world, leading initiatives for the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership (CLAL), Auburn Theological Seminary... Read More →

Sunday February 14, 2016 12:00pm - 1:15pm EST
Ballroom III