JFest International – Europe’s Leading Jewish Entertainment Showcase
Quality stage and music await you at this year’s JFest International. Now in its 14th Year and unique to Western Europe, Leeds’ annual Jewish Performing arts festival will have you laughing, crying and dancing in the aisles.
This year’s shows at a glance:
Next Generation Showcase
Performers from Leeds, London and Manchester
A line up of some of the most talented, accomplished and successful child and youth performers from Leeds, Manchester and London! A high level opening spectacular bursting with diverse musical and vocal genres.
Bridge Street - The Musical
Sinai Players, Leeds
A fast moving musical that starts where Fiddler on the Roof finishes. A tale of hope, challenge, love and survival following the restriction of immigrant entry to Britain in 1906.
The Jewish Legacy - A night at the Musicals, London
A celebration of the music written by Jewish composers for unforgettable shows such as West Side Story, Funny Girl and The Wizard of Oz.
JAZZ AT THE FEST
Roland Perin and Band, London
An exciting, fresh and original take on Jewish music through an exhilarating Afro-Latin Jazz filter.
JAZZ AT THE FEST
Jeremy Sassoon and Band, Manchester
Jazz, Blues and Soul classics delivered by charismatic, accomplished Jazz singer and pianist, Jeremy Sassoon and band, comprising some of the highest calibre musicians.
The Musicians of Tomorrow
A 5 piece young, outstanding ensemble comprising violins, cellos and piano from Israel, present a varied programme of popular classics, pieces from Fiddler on the Roof and well known light classical melodies.