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Ashkenaz Parade Production

Join the artistic team of Shadowland Theatre to create the festival’s largest work of art. Work with award-winning parade and puppet designers, Read More

Dr. Seuss in Yiddish with Avi Hoffman (Florida)

Stories by the iconic children’s author Dr. Seuss are given a surprising new spin in Yiddish translations read by the renowned actor Avi Read More

Jewish Jug Band

Whether you’re a beginner or an expert music-maker, whether you play the clarinet or the kazoo, Ashkenaz’s Jewish Jug Band welcomes all. Read More

The Great Dolgini   Montreal

Mystery, illusion and laughs abound as The Great Dolgini (aka. Socalled) demonstrates his sleight of hand with a daring display of magic, Read More

Sholem Aleichem Puppet Show   Boston

“SHOLOM AND MOTL: A SHOLOM ALEICHEM FAMILY PUPPET SHOW” Featuring Caravan Puppets Caravan Puppets’ “Sholom and Motl” creates an enveloping picture of Read More

Camp Northland KidsZone

New to the Ashkenaz Festival is the Camp Northland KidsZone. Camp Northland and community friends are offering their outstanding programming to children and families. Read More

Ashkenaz Parade

Ashkenaz is thrilled to welcome back Shadowland Theatre to create the Festival’s joyous Parade. Iconic Yiddish writer Sholem Aleichem’s 100th yohrzayt provides Read More