Ashkenaz Festival

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Country and Region CanadaOntario
Type of Festival Dance, Drama, Music
Location of Festival Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Festival Contact Information

Ashkenaz Festival
455 Spadina Avenue, Suite 303
Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2G8
Phone: +01 416-979-9901
Email: sam (at) ashkenazfestival (dot) com

Festival Description

The festival features a rich and diverse program of Yiddish and Jewish culture through the visual and performing arts. The events include music, theater, dance, film, workshops, talks, visual arts, children’s activities, marketplace vendors and more. The first edition of the festival took place in 1995 and has since taken place every two years. The multi-disciplinary nature of the festival appeals to a broad spectrum of festival goers of all ages and interests and is considered the largest Jewish cultural event in Canada.

Festival Dates August 26 - September 1, 2014
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  • Harbourfront Centre
    235 Queens Quay W
    Toronto, Ontario


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