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Weitzman Museum — Love is in the Ground: Album Release and Queer Jewish Music Night

June 29, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Date and Time: Thursday, June 29th, 7:00pm

Location: The Weitzman Museum

Celebrate the release of Rena Branson’s new album, Love Is the Ground, at The Weitzman’s finale event for Pride Month. Branson’s music seamlessly weaves together Hebrew liturgy, English poetry, and wordless nigunim (spiritual melodies). This 2-set concert includes featured songs from the album and original compositions by Branson’s West Philly-based queer Jewish musical collaborators, including Rachel ChangDr. Koach Baruch FrazierAly HalpertMarques HollieJoni Leibovic and Marni Loffman; with additional accompaniment by Mel Hsu and Koof Ibi. The evening will be emceed by Rabbi Mónica Gomery. Attendees are welcome to move and sing along throughout the event. Come as you are!

In Person Prices- Sliding Scale: $18/$36/$54 – $15 for Weitzman members

Zoom Prices- Sliding Scale: $9/$18/$36/$54

Contact programs@theweitzman.org if cost is prohibitive. Nobody will be turned away for lack of funds.

To register for The Weitzman Museum’s Love is in the Ground, click here.

Details

Date:
June 29, 2023
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Website:
https://theweitzman.org/events/love-is-the-ground/

Organizer

The Weitzman National Museum of Jewish History
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Venue

The Weitzman NMAJH
101 South Independence Mall East
Philadelphia, PA
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