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“To Bigotry No Sanction”

A New Cantata Composed by Jonathan Comisar

Wednesday June 2, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Online

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Washington Hebrew is delighted to partner with Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, for the virtual premiere of To Bigotry No Sanction, featuring members of The Philadelphia Orchestra and a multicultural choir representing 17 languages conducted by Kensho Watanbe.

The program includes introductory readings by renowned historical interpretive actor Dean Malissa as George Washington. A post-performance discussion with composer Jonathan Comisar and Rabbi Lance J. Sussman, Ph.D., a professor of American Jewish History, will be moderated by Emmy Award-winning documentary filmmaker Sam Katz of History Making Productions.

This event is free to all. No registration is required for this prerecorded event.

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Date:

Wednesday, June 2

Time:

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Venue

Online

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Music