AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIP

AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIP

The TBLP is thrilled to announce two recent winners of awards in Theo’s name, both in conjuncture with organizations close to Theo’s heart:

The 2016 Theodore Bikel Artist-In-Residence-Scholarship with The Ashkenaz Foundation

Awarded to Daniel Kahn, singer, actor, songwriter, and translator from the Yiddish.
Watch Daniel lead all participants of Ashkenaz Fest 2016 in the Grand Finale, dedicated to Theo.

The Theo Bikel Fund for Peace and Justice internship with Partners for a Progressive Israel

Mazal Tov to 2016-2017 intern: Matthew Echelman. Mathew recently returned from trip to Israel where he spent time among several organizations working for peace and social justice for and between Israeli religious and ethnic groups, Israeli and Palestinian. Matthew will be making a documentary about his experiences and about the work of these groups, for use in educational initiatives.

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