INFORMATION ABOUT 2017 BELOW, STAY TUNED FOR 2018!
Registration is open for the third annual Yiddish New York (YNY), a festival of Yiddish music, language and culture combining workshops, lectures, performances and more! With a hub at the 14th St. Y and adjacent Town and Village Synagogue, YNY will take place from Saturday, December 23 – Thursday, December 28, 2017.
Each day, registrants can take advantage of a full schedule of workshops, performances, lectures and films, presenting many of the leading figures in Yiddish culture today (see faculty/speakers here). Evenings will feature an eclectic series of concerts, dance parties, theater performances and jam sessions held at a diversity of venues in Manhattan’s vibrant and historic East Village/Lower East Side neighborhoods (for tickets to evening events only click here).
We welcome individuals of all ages and offer significant discounts for couples and families with children. Please see our ticket price breakdown below and email email@example.com, or call 917-326-9659 with any questions.
YNY Ticket Price Breakdown
Register by December 1st using the discount code YNYEB to receive a discounted early bird rate!
Full Festival 6-Day Pass (First Adult):
Includes admission to day and evening programs.
Early Bird Rate: $448 + $16.67 service fee
Regular Rate: $498 + $18.32 service fee
Second Adult Full Festival 6-Day Pass:
Must be purchased with at least one First Adult Full Festival 6-Day Pass. Includes admission to day and evening programs.
Early Bird Rate: $225 + $8.87 service fee
Regular Rate: $250 + $9.74 service fee
Youth Full Festival 6-Day Pass:
Ages 2-17, must be purchased with at least one First Adult Full Festival 6-Day Pass. Includes admission to day and evening programs.
Early Bird Rate: $135 + $5.72 service fee
Regular Rate: $150 + $6.24 service fee
Single Day Passes:
Provide admission to daytime programs only (evening events will require a separate ticket be purchased).
First family member: $110 + $4.84 service fee
Additional family member: $55 + $2.92 service fee
Youth Under 2 Years Old
We also accept payments by cash, credit card, or personal check at the door.
Tickets for individual evening events can be purchased by clicking here. They will also be available at the door.
Single use tickets for individual daytime classes can be purchased for $35 at the Pupik Information Table in the Lobby of the the 14th Street Y (we accept cash, check or MasterCard/Visa/American Express).
PLEASE NOTE: CANCELLATIONS after December 1 will be refunded only 50%. No refunds can be made after December 15. Service fees plus any applicable credit card processing fees or other transaction charges incurred will be deducted from refund.
Scholarships and Works Study:
As part of our continuing effort to keep Yiddish New York diverse and multigenerational, we are pleased to offer scholarships for students and emerging artists/scholars ages 18-35 to enable participation at heavily discounted prices, or free of charge. We also offer work study passes for participants of all ages, depending on availability and need.
Click Here to Learn More About YNY Scholarships
Click Here to Learn More About YNY Work Study
While Yiddish New York is unable to provide housing or transportation, we have set up on-line boards to sign up for accommodation and ride sharing.
Thank you for helping to make Yiddish New York a safe space for our diverse community! Our non-discrimination/non-harrassment policy can be found here.
YNY’s fiscal sponsor is the Center for Traditional Music and Dance, a New York 501(c)(3) charitable organization.