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Yiddish Dance Workshop with Helen Winkler with Live Music by the
Yiddish Swingtet Trio: Jonno Lightstone, Jordan Klapman and Tony Quarrington

Part of the Ontario Folk Dance Association's Cafe Series.
Folk dancing and pot luck dinner at the Ralph Thornton Centre, 2nd floor 765 Queen St East ( East of Broadview, at Saulter)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 6-10 p.m (pot luck 6:30-7:30, dance workshop 7:30-8:30 p.m., followed by open international folk dancing) Email me for further info.

 Helen's Past Events





Helen Winkler leading Yiddish Dance Toronto Ashkenaz Festival, 2004

Chanukah Hulyanke, Friends of Yiddish:  Yiddish song and klezmer music with Mitch Smolkin and the Yiddish Swingtet (klezmer clarinetist, Jonno Lightstone, pianist Jordan Klapman, and guitarist, Tony Quarrington), Yiddish dance with Helen Winkler.
Sunday December 2, 2012

Klezmer Soiree at Alliance Francaise with the Yiddish Swingtet Trio, Helen Winkler and Mitch Smolkin.
Saturday, June 02 2012, 8:00pm

Yiddish Dance as part of the Ontario Folk Dance Association's 40th Anniversary Banquet
Saturday evening October 17, 2009
See flyer for complete details,  Reservations required.

Family Focused Yiddish Dance Workshop at the Winchevsky Centre
Live music provided by Winnipeg's Klezmer Kids with Daniel Koulack
585 Cranbrooke AvenueToronto,
Sunday Sept. 13, 11:00 a . m . - 1:00 p. m .
General admission: $10.00 at the door,
RSVP by September 10th to 416-789-5502
There is also a concert featuring the Klezmer Kids, Daniel Koulack and Toronto's Martin van de Ven on the evening of Sept. 12.

International Yiddish Theatre Festival, Montreal 2009
Dance workshops lead by Helen Winkler on the weekend of June 20/21

Ashkenaz Festival 2008
Toronto Harbourfront Centre, August 26-September 1, 2008
Instructors:  Avia Moore, Steve Weintraub and Helen Winkler
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