60-4-60: LA Celebrates Israel’s 60th

Check out these programs in LA for Yom Haatzmaut – all part of a week long program 60-4-60, organized by our partners in 60bloggers, Let My People Sing, and Jewlicious Festival sponsors Oyhoo and Craig n Co.

THURSDAY, MAY 8th, Eat, Drink, and Be…The 60-hour celebration begins with a provocative Israel-themed salon hosted by the Professional Leadership Project.

Faith Jam for Israel: A multi-religious ‘jam session’ with choirs from COR AME, Beit Tshuvah, Zimiryah Chorale and special guest artists Mare Winningham, Rick Muc

how, Craig Taubman, Yuval Ron and more.

FRIDAY, MAY 9th, Friday Night Live hosts the Consul General of Israel and hip hop sensation Hadag Nachash for an unique Shabbat celebration of Israels 60th.

SATURDAY, MAY 10th, One Shabbat Morning: The Josh Nelson Project and Michelle Citrin and youth groups from throughout the city perform.

Be a part of history at the Gala Concert at the Kodak Theater with Israeli superstars Rami Kleinstein, Noa, and Idan Raichel for this Israeli Independence Day Concert. Special guests: Larry King, Kirk Douglas, Rabbi Yonah and Rachel. -)