Cold War(m) Jewish Russian Folk Fusion

Thursday, May 5, 2016, 7:00 pm, Hopkins Center (Top of the HOP),

Psoy Korolenko and Polina Shepard

Description: Neo-cabaret bringing together avant-garde & folklore, authentic & postmodern Klezmer, Russian & Soviet Jewish song

POLINA SHEPHERD: “The Robert Plant of Klezmer”, performing an explosive mixture of songs of the Steppes and the Shtetl spiced up by Tatar Bazaars... (Seth Rogovoy)
PSOY KOROLENKO: "Picture a jetlagged Allen Ginsberg hopped up on a double espresso: a polyglot people-pleaser, a born performer, a half-serious shaman...."

This event is free and open to the public!

Sponsored by the Russian Department and Jewish Studies Program