OUT & ABOUT: Seven Jewish events in London this week

OUT & ABOUT: Seven Jewish events in London this week

 Looking for Jewish events in London over the next week? Here are Daniella Reyhanian’s suggestions

Catch funny man John Ryan at JW3 on Thursday

1. Hava Nagiggle

Thursday 4th September, 8:00, £8.00, £4.00, JW3 Venue

Hava Naggigle includes performances from two brilliant comedians, John Ryan and Mark Dolan, who are both sure to provide a razor- sharp wit and exciting new comedic flare.

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2. Klezmer in the Park

Sunday 7th September, 12:30, free, Regents park band stand

Those who like Klezmer music can look forward to a line up of extremely talented musicians including Alan Bern, the UK Klezmer Allstars and Sophie Solomon, in the heart of London’s beautiful Regents Park.

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3. The success-happiness equation workshop

Sunday 7th September, 11:00am- 1:30pm, £16/ £20 on the door, London Jewish Cultural Centre

 Researcher and lecturer Dr Rona Hart leads a workshop that shares ground-breaking new insight from research into the field of happiness.

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Jewish graphic designer Abram games with one of his posters

4. Designing the 20th century: life and work of Abram Games

Monday 8th September, £7.50/ £3.50, Jewish Museum London

 Marking the 100th anniversary of Abram Games’ birth, this new exhibition explores the celebrated poster designer’s life in East London, his Jewish background and significant contribution to British graphic design.

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5. Idan Raichel concert

Tuesday 9th September, 7:00pm & 9pm, £30/£15, JW3

Idan Raichel is an Israeli singer-songwriter who has topped the Israeli charts and gained a significant international fan base. Catch him in one of two intimate piano concerts at JW3.

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6. Behind The Scenes At Buckingham Palace In The Jubilee Year

Tuesday 9th September, 8:00, £14, London Jewish Cultural Centre 

Former press officer for Buckingham Palace Zaki Cooper will describe the events of 2012’s Diamond Jubilee from the palace’s perspective, giving behind-the-scenes insight and highlighting the significant links between the monarchy and the Jewish community.

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7. Wakolda

Wednesday 10th September, 6:30, £12/ £6, JW3 

A dark and intense thriller about a family who unwittingly befriends the infamous Nazi doctor, Josef Mengele. Directed by Lucia Puenzo.

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