An Evening of Short Stories by Isaac Bashevis Singer

An Evening of Short Stories by Isaac Bashevis Singer at Goldbekhaus Hamburg for Week of Remembrance (Woche des Gedenkens)

Hanukkah – Meet The Cast

Paul Baeyertz Paul Baeyertz is a pianist who has been working many years in Hamburg. He studied Music in his native New Zealand and in Australia. In New Zealand he worked in theatre, played in bands and worked as an arranger. In Germany he has worked as a repetiteur with ballet ensembles, including the HamburgContinue reading “Hanukkah – Meet The Cast”

What is the history of Hanukkah?

Hanukkah is an 8-day long celebration of the rededication of the Temple in Jerusalem in 165 BC following the victory of Jewish fighters over a huge Syrian army. The Temple, which had been taken over by Antiochus, ruler of the Syrians, had been violated and damaged. While the Jews were purifying and repairing the Temple,Continue reading “What is the history of Hanukkah?”