One-day Winter 2018 Limmud FSU conference is taking place on February 11, 2018 at the Schwartz Reisman Centre, 9600 Bathurst Street, Vaughan.
A one-day of learning and sharing! This time we are doing things differently and you can look forward to incredible lectures, seminars and workshops, an enjoyable reception and a Limmud-only viewing of JDY Theatre’s newest production!
1:30 pm: Registration (Schwartz Reisman Centre – 9600 Bathurst Street, Vaughan)
2:00 – 6:00 pm: Sessions
6:00 – 6:30 pm: Break for venue location change (City Playhouse Theatre – 1000 New Westminster Dr, Thornhill)
6:45 pm: Reception and light refreshments
7:00 – 9:30 pm: JDY Theatre “The Old House” Exclusive Showing!
As at our past conferences, 4 hours with 11 lectures and discussions will be on a variety of topics ran by our amazing PRESENTERS, with multiple parallel sessions to choose from! Please refer to the PROGRAM SCHEDULE. Your little ones (ages 5-15) will be entertained and educated by the exceptional JProjects staff, while you mingle and discover with old and new friends.
JDY (Jewish Dramatic Youth) is a Toronto based theatre group operating from the Schwartz/Reisman Centre. The youth-led organization, founded in 2015, creates unique, artistic, and cultural experiences for the entire community. It is produced and funded by J. Projects, the Russian-speaking outreach department at the Schwartz Reisman Centre. Currently, the company consists of more than 30 dedicated and talented actors, singers, dancers, and crew members. After success in previous productions of At the Copa (2016), Train for Two (2017), Time Flies When You’re Taking Selfies (2017), the hardworking collective presents its newest production “The Old House”!
Note for parents of young children: the reception and play are available to those 11 years of age and older. During the reception and play, there will be an additional facility provided for children ages 5-10 (from 6:45pm until the end of the performance at approximately 10 pm).
Registration is now OPEN – REGISTER HERE to join us on February 11th!