Cantor Max Presents: Songs & Stories of My People – “From Shtetl to State”

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Part One – From Shtetl to State

Tells the story of East European Jewry, from its peak to its near destruction, and its miraculous rebirth in Israel. Songs and stories about pre and post Holocaust life, combine in a program of hope, faith, and Jewish renewal.

Part Two – From Herzl to Netanyahu

From early chalutzim to founding of Tel Aviv, Palmach, Ben Gurion, Independence, wars of 1956, 1967, and 1973. 12 Israeli songs (translated). Join us in singing Hatikvah on Israel Independence Day.

Part Three – Children of the Holocaust

A tribute to the 1.5 million Jewish children who perished, amazing survival stories, and Anne Frank’s message to the world.

Part Four – Jewish Heroes – They Fought Back! Jewish Brigade’s Rescue of Survivors

Remembering the Warsaw Ghetto uprising, where 700 boys caused the Germans to run, Nuita kills a Nazi Commandant, Jewish partisans blow up trains, and Motele takes revenge!

Questions? Comments? maxsternthal@gmail.com to email Cantor Max.

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