KlezKanada was founded in 1996 to teach, nurture and present to a broad public the best of Jewish traditional arts and Jewish culture. Its goal is to foster Jewish cultural and artistic creativity worldwide as both an ethnic heritage and a constantly evolving contemporary culture and identity. From its start as a small summer festival, KlezKanada has become one of the leading Jewish cultural organizations in the world.
Artistic Director, KlezKanada Laurentian Retreat
Artistic Director, Montreal Jewish Music Festival
Hy and Sandy Goldman
Board of Directors
Hy Goldman (Chair), Robert Abitbol, Heather Batchelor, Bob Blacksberg, Stephanie Finkelstein, Tzipie Freedman, Sandy Goldman, Dan Goldstein, Yael Halevi-Wise, Robie Hockenstein, Leo Hubermann, Robin Mader, Sandra Mintz, Bernard Rosenblatt, Roslyn Rosenblatt, Herschel Segal, David Sela, Robert Smolkin, Eric Stein, David Weigens, Jack Wolofsky, Theodore Bikel (honourary), Elliot Beker (Accountant)