Judaica Project Calendar

The following events are confirmed for 2017. More will be added soon.

8 June
Performance Studies International, Kampnagel, Hamburg, Germany

14 June
Popular Music Studies Research Group, University of Huddersfield

23 June
Beyond Borders Seminar, Identity Papers Journal, University of Huddersfield

30 August – 1 September
Theatre and Performance Studies Association, University of Salford

4-5 September
Democracy in Music Symposium, University of Huddersfield


7-12 September
Visits to synagogues in the Świętokrzyskie region
In collaboration with Massolit Books, Kraków

13-22 September
The Grotowski Institute, Wrocław
Residency in Brzezinka (13th-19th)
Closed workshop (20th-22nd)
Public presentation (22nd @ 19:00)

23-24 September
POLIN Museum, Warsaw
Evening presentations

25-29 September
Events in Lublin

1 October
Galicja Museum, Kraków


3 October
JW3 Jewish Community Center
Workshops, screenings, and lecture/demonstration
Panel discussion with Shanti Suki, Nwando Ebizie, and Yvon Bonenfant

4-6 October
Royal Central School of Speech and Drama (CSSD)
Guest classes and research presentation


10-15 October
Leimay / Cave Arts, Brooklyn
Residency and workshops

13 October
LABA Laboratory for Jewish Culture, Manhattan
Workshops and lecture/demonstration


26 October
Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Arts and Languages, University of Manchester
Workshop, screenings, lecture/demonstration, panel discussion


Research Support

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Partner Venues

Intensive Phase (2017)
Center for Jewish Studies, CUNY
Galicja Museum, Krakow
Grotowski Institute, Wroclaw
JW3 Community Center, London
LABA Lab for Jewish Culture, NYC
Leimay Ensemble, NYC
Massolit Books, Krakow
Polin Museum, Warsaw
RCSSD, London
SITI Company, NYC
Tufts University, Boston
University of Kent
University of Manchester
Wesleyan University, Connecticut
White Stork Synagogue, Wroclaw
more partners to be added soon

Previous Phases
University of Huddersfield (2015)
The British Library, London (2015)
University of Huddersfield (2014)
Performance Mix Festival, NYC (2013)
Movement Research, NYC (2012)
Earthdance, MA (2012)
Triskelion Arts, NYC (2012)


Project Leader
Ben Spatz

Intensive Phase Team (2017)
Nazlıhan Eda Erçin
Agnieszka Mendel

Previous Phases (2014-2016)
Sióbhán Harrison
Jennifer Parkin
Sobhia Jones
Nicola Fisher
Karoliina Sandstrom

Video Design (2013)
Bruce Steinberg

Guest Performer (2012)
Margot Bassett