Festival Djudeo-Espanyol VIII

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Friday April 13 though Sunday April 15

Albuquerque's only festival devoted to the Spanish Jewish presence in New Mexico.

Highlights of Festival VIII

  • Art Exhibit featuring Dr. Charlie Carrillo, Pat Gurule Griego, and Charles Otero
  • Sephardic Shabbat Potluck Vegetarian Dinner
  • Sephardic Shabbat Morning Service with Rabbi Jordi Gendra-Molina
  • Neshama Del Bosque (Spirit of the Forest) - Sephardic music performed by Cantor Beth Cohen with guitarist/oudist Ronaldo Baca and percussionist Polly Tapia Ferber
  • Dramatic reading of the poetry of exiled 17th century Spanish Jewish Poet Joao Pinto Delgado, directed by Salome Martinez Lutz with Monica Rodiguez, Sandra Marroquin-Evans and Maria Herrera
  • Presentations and workshops by AJ Goldman, Hershel Weiss, Rabbi Gendra-Molina
  • Music by Stephanie Shefa Sophia Cohen


Tickets may be purchased at the door. 

  • Total for the entire festival weekend including Saturday night's concert is $60
  • Saturday night concert only $10
  • Saturday (catered lunch included/concert is not included) $25
  • Sunday (catered lunch included) $25