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  12/6/2011, Kislev 10, 5772

Hullegeb Ethiopian-Israeli Arts Festival Next Week

The Hullegeb Ethiopian-Israeli Arts Festival will begin next week in Jerusalem. The week-long series of performances will include music, theater and dance at a variety of different Jerusalem locations. The performances will be: Shabate, an ethnic jazz band at the Jerusalem Cinemateque, a play entitled "Metuko's House at the Gerard Behar Center, musicians Nadav Haber and Yoni Tasfaye with Ethiopian music combined with blues, funk, classical and flamenco at the Confederation House, the Beta Dance Company, a meeting of traditional Ethiopian dance and modern dance at Gerard Behar Center, Saq-Besaq Hullegeb Theater with parody, satire, and dance at the Confederation House, and the Zvuloon Dub System featuring Esther Rada at the Yellow Submarine.

For more information, call the Confederation House at 02-624-5206.