J Rikudiyah

Celebrating 50 years!

The J Rikudiyah Festival was founded and directed by TEME KERNERMAN in 1970 and, has brought joy to thousands of children and parents in the decades since. We recognize this outstanding contribution to Jewish culture and life in Toronto by continuing the tradition.

J Rikudiyah is an Israeli Folk Dancing Festival for Jewish Day and Supplementary Schools and is one the key cultural events on the Jewish educational calendar.
It celebrates Israeli music and dance and introduces our vibrant cultural art to Toronto’s Jewish children led by Artistic Director RONIT WEINREICH.


Date: Sunday, March 26th, 2023 from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm (Doors open at 2 pm)
Location: Schwartz/Reisman Centre, 9600 Bathurst St, Vaughan- Gymnasium


Note: Children who are performing do not need to buy a ticket.


Tickets: It is not required that you print your ticket, please show us your tickets on your mobile device
Adults $15 + HST
Children under 12 years old: $8 + HST


About the Artistic Director

Ronit Weinreich was born in Israel, Ronit has a deep and varied background in both dance and education. She was a lead dancer with the Shalom Dance Company, the preeminent Israeli Folk Dance company that represented Israel throughout the world. She received her B. Ed in physical education and her M.A. in Education. In Israel, she choreographed the Maccabiah and Hapoel Games opening ceremonies. Her career has also included training and teaching in Ball Room Dancing, teaching in High School as a physical education instructor and training teachers at the Wingate Institute in Israel. Since arriving in Toronto 21 years ago, Ronit has been part of the Jewish educational system and has worked in choreographing and producing children performances in the schools. She also leads one of the premier Israeli Dance evening sessions in Toronto bringing current Israeli music and dance to her participants. In the past 21 years, Ronit has been in charge of choreographing all the dances, training all the teachers and producing the Rikudiyah Dance Festival. Ronit took over as the Artistic Director of the Festival in 2008 and continued to lead this celebration of the Toronto Jewish Community. Her focus has been to continue, enhance and improve the living cultural connection between the local community and Israel.


This event will be photographed and filmed, and the material will be used for future events.


*The Schwartz/Reisman Centre is committed to accessibility. Please let us know in advance if you have any accessibility needs



For more information, please contact Andrea Daiam at andrea@srcentre.ca

Tickets

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J Rikudiyah: An Israeli Dance Festival - ADULT Ticket

March 26, 2023
2:30 PM- 4:30 PM

$15.00

J Rikudiyah: An Israeli Dance Festival - CHILD Ticket

March 26, 2023
2:30 PM- 4:30 PM

$8.00

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Ticket Type Date & Time Price Details Quantity
J Rikudiyah: An Israeli Dance Festival - ADULT Ticket March 26, 2023
2:30 PM- 4:30 PM
$15.00 One (1) Adult Ticket to J Rikudiyah at the Schwartz/ Reisman Centre (9600 Bathurst St.)
J Rikudiyah: An Israeli Dance Festival - CHILD Ticket March 26, 2023
2:30 PM- 4:30 PM
$8.00 One (1) Child Ticket to J Rikudiyah at the Schwartz/ Reisman Centre (9600 Bathurst St.)
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