28 2018

JMW Lecture -Salome: Between Scandal & Song

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Jacob Family Theatre, Posluns Auditorium at Baycrest 3560 Bathurst St
Toronto, ON

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Salome: Between Scandal & Song
Samantha Madison Cooper
Lecture on the Jewish reaction to Richard Strauss’ opera, Salome, which premiered at the Metropolitan Opera in 1907. An audio-visual journey through archival findings, shedding light on Americanization, anti-Semitism, self-hatred, Jewish humour and authentic immigrant experience.
Admission: Free

Sponsor: Jewish Music Week

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