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Monday, June 10 • 2:30pm - 3:30pm
CURTAIN UP! – The Jewish influence on musicals in theatre and film

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Join Shirley Politzer on keyboard and Maxine Appel-Cohen as they take you on a rollercoaster journey through 20th- and 21st-century musicals, discovering the Jewish genius and talent that created memorable music and entertainment as composers, lyricists, directors, producers, filmmakers and performers - from Broadway to the West End, from Gershwin to Bernstein and beyond. You'll learn about intriguing aspects of these artists and their works that have delighted millions.

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Maxine Appel-Cohen

Maxine Appel-Cohen, together with Di Kuchar, wrote and performed their hit show Chocolate, Change & a Skim Flat White - a quasi musical in the key of OY FLAT! at Limmud-Oz 2011. Since then, they've performed in Melbourne and Perth, raising $35 000 for Jewish causes. Maxine's plays... Read More →
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Shirley Politzer

Shirley Politzer was a classroom music teacher, mostly in high schools and pre-schools, for 30 years. She has a Diploma in Music Education and has performed for the Waverley Philharmonic Orchestra, many Musical Society shows and the Sydney Jewish Choral Society. In 2010 Shirley was... Read More →

Monday June 10, 2013 2:30pm - 3:30pm AEST
Scientia Building Tyree Room

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