Holocaust Memorial Day Defiance Screening
* Additional fees apply.
All offers for Defiance Screening have expired.
The last date listed for Defiance Screening was Monday April 8, 2013 / 7:00pm.
Currently at Peter Jay Sharp Theater, Symphony Space:
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Cole Porter, Frank Sinatra, Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers all come to toe-tapping life on the Peter Jay Sharp stage in this music-fueled trip down memory lane. Join Michael Arenella and his Dreamland Orchestra as the talented ensemble presents period music, dance and fashion from the '20s to the '50s. Part of the Sleeping Around Festival, the evening captures all the romance, mystery and magic of the grand ballrooms of the great New York hotels during the golden age of big band, jazz and swing. Learn More
The Yom HaShoah Holocaust Remembrance Day Program begins at 7:00pm with:
Introduction by Bill Tingling
Lighting of Memorial Candles
Reading of a Holocaust Poem
Panel Discussion with Ziv Bielski, the son of Resistance Leader Zus Bielski, and Holocaust survivor Sally Frishberg, moderated by Izzy Fridman, son of Bielski Partisan
Following the program will be the screening of the film Defiance.
The purpose of this event is to help support the School News Nationwide, Words of Bonds holocaust program; its After School Programs, Combating Bullying, Hate Crimes, and improving the student’s academic skills and projects in the New York City schools. School News Nationwide was founded by Bill Tingling, and with the efforts of its partners i.e., Jewish Holocaust Survivors, African American seniors, holocaust museums, public schools, universities, local police precincts, the Italian, French, Polish, Israeli Council General Offices, and other organizations, have helped to educate, influence and empower thousands of youngsters to become constructive, productive, members of society. The program nurtures active learning to public school students in the areas of tolerance thus improving the student’s academic skills.
This film is rated R and runs 137 minutes._