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Jacqui Dankworth, Charlie Wood
Sunday, 11 March 2018 - 8:00pm
Celebrated jazz vocalist Jacqui Dankworth and award-winning American singer/pianist Charlie Wood and their band take you on a musical tour of Tin Pan Alley, Broadway, Hollywood and beyond, as they bring you the lives and music of Irving Berlin, Rodgers & Hart, Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II, Cole Porter, Kurt Weill, Jule Styne, Stephen Sondheim, Alan &
Mohammad Gharipour, Chair: Irving Finkel
Sunday, 11 March 2018 - 8:00pm
Colin Shindler, Chair: Ned Temko
Sunday, 11 March 2018 - 8:00pm

In his collection of essays Colin Shindler presents his very personal take on Israel, based on over 50 years of writing on the subject for The New York Times, The Jerusalem Post and the Guardian. This vivid and engaging ‘history’ speaks of Shindler’s deep understanding of the problems of the region.

Stephen Greenblatt, Howard Jacobson, Janet Suzman
Sunday, 11 March 2018 - 6:30pm
In honour of Maurice Marks
Jacob Burak
Sunday, 11 March 2018 - 6:30pm

Why do smart people make stupid mistakes? Why do tall, slim people earn more? Does society determine who we are? What really makes us tick? Internationally acclaimed businessman, innovator and writer, Jacob Burak, embarks on a quest to answer these and other burning questions, examining whether it is destiny or personality that controls our lives. 




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