Tensions erupt in a grimy tenement complex in contemporary Berlin when a Palestinian youth encounters a Russian-Jewish WWII veteran. Mutual distrust and misunderstanding make way for the possibility of friendship in this gritty, thought-provoking drama. Screenings co-sponsored by Amherst College Office of the Jewish Religious Advisor.Shown in conjunction with the Pioneer Valley Jewish Film Festival.
Peter W. Shea, baritone and Monica Jakuc Leverett, on piano will perform selected songs by Franz Schubert paired with excerpts from Ernst Krenek's 1929 song cycle, Reisebuch aus den Österreichischen Alpen with readings by James Yaro '14.
All are invited. Light refreshments will be served after the concert.
Sponsored by the Department of German, the European Studies Program, the German House and the Lamont Fund.
Ioanida Costache '12, Caroline Magee '16, and Albert Yu '15 perform Beethoven's Piano Trio in B-flat major, Op. 97 (1811) at 7:00 pm on Sunday, April 21, 2013. The short concert will take place in Porter House, 46 Boltwood Avenue (next to The Lord Jeffery Inn).
Light refreshments will be served after the concert.