JAAMM Fest

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Event Dates
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 through Sunday, November 9, 2014
Event Location
MACC at the Jewish Community Center
350 S Dahlia St
Denver, CO
Contact
MACC, (303) 316-6360
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The Mizel Arts and Culture Center (MACC) will host the 7th annual all-encompassing and compelling 2014 Neustadt JAAMM Fest - Jewish Arts, Authors, Movies and Music Festival at the Robert E. Loup Jewish Community Center (JCC) from Oct. 22 through Nov. 9. The two-week Neustadt JAAMM Festival will consist of several series including literary, music, movies, collaborations with other local organizations, and an art exhibit. New York Times best-selling and Pulitzer-Prize winning author Michael Chabon will host a community discussion of his latest novel, Telegraph Avenue while local authors Nancy Sharp and Adam Rovner will present their latest books, Both Sides Now: A True Story of Love, Loss, and Bold Living and In the Shadow of Zion, respectively. An impressive array of artists will make up the music series including internationally-renowned clarinetist in his latest project, “The Big Picture Featuring David Krakauer,” Zalmen Mlotek, one of the world’s leading authorities on Yiddish music, will perform “The Magical World of Yiddish Song” with special guest Avram Mlotek, “The Trio of Trios - Music of Three Generations,” an inspiring classical concert compiled by Ofer Ben-Amots, Texas legend, Kinky Friedman, and 9-time Grammy Award winning band, Asleep At the Wheel featuring Ray Benson.