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Grapevine: From gravity to laughter

YIDDISH AFICIONADOS, especially those living in or near Tel Aviv, have a treat in store over the next few days.

Yehoram Gaon
Photo by: AMOS BEN-GERSHOM/GPO
■ YIDDISH AFICIONADOS, especially those living in or near Tel Aviv, have a treat in store over the next few days.

Today at 11 a.m., they can participate in the launch of Daniel Galai’s new book Laughter, Gravity and Everything Between at Beit Leyvik, the Israel Center for Yiddish Culture, 30 Dov Hoz Street, Tel Aviv. And on Tuesday, February 11, the same venue will host a first reading of Yehoshua Sobol’s Yiddish translation of Samuel Beckett’s Waiting for Godot. The readers will be Galai, Yehoshua Sobol, Israel Treistman and Lazer Blit.



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