Spiro Ark

Registered Charity No 1070926

  • Cost: £240.00
  • Maximum Number of Seats available is 15

  • Cost: £240.00
  • Maximum Number of Seats available is 15

  • Cost: £240.00
  • Maximum Number of Seats available is 15

  • Cost: £240.00
  • Maximum Number of Seats available is 15

  • Cost: £240.00
  • Maximum Number of Seats available is 15

  • Cost: £240.00
  • Maximum Number of Seats available is 15

  • Cost: £240.00
  • Maximum Number of Seats available is 15

  • Cost: £240.00
  • Maximum Number of Seats available is 15

  • Cost: £240.00
  • Maximum Number of Seats available is 15

  • Cost: £240.00
  • Maximum Number of Seats available is 15

The Changing Image of the Jew in Egyptian Cinema and TV
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The Changing Image of the Jew in Egyptian Cinema and TV

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Illustrated lecture by Dr Menna Abukhadra

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THE WALLACE COLLECTION TOUR with curator Suzanne Higgott
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THE WALLACE COLLECTION TOUR with curator Suzanne Higgott

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The Wallace Collection is one of the world’s most celebrated art collections and perhaps the greatest single art collection ever gifted to a nation. It remains at Hertford House, Sir Richard and Lady Wallace’s former home. During a visit in 1878, when they were still in residence, Prime Minister Benjamin

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The Spiro Ark invites you to the evening dedicated to an
amazing Anglo-Jewish novelist
ALEXANDER BARON
Alexander Baron (born Alec Bernstein) is a novelist whose writings are back in vogue. His searing account of the ‘poor bloody infantry’s account of the D-Day landings From the City, From the Plough has

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CITY OF DEVILS  – A Shanghai Noir
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CITY OF DEVILS – A Shanghai Noir

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SPIRO ARK AND HAMPSTEAD GARDEN SUBURB SYNAGOGUE
INVITE YOU TOCITY OF DEVILS
A  S h a n g h a i  N o i rA BOOK EVENT WITH THE AUTHOR, PAUL FRENCH AND DR ZVIA BOWMAN

Paul French, the author and Dr Zvia Bowman, an expert on East Asia

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Film Screening: My Michael
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Film Screening: My Michael

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 SPIRO ARK INVITES YOU TO THE SCREENING OF
 
MY MICHAEL 
DIRECTED BY DAN WOLMAN
 

My Michael is a sensitive film set in the divided city of Jerusalem of the early
1950’s. It tells the story of a tormented Hannah and her stolid, dutiful husband, Michael.
Hannah, tries

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Jerusalem on the Amstel
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Jerusalem on the Amstel

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The story of the Iberian New Christians-turned-Jews settling in Amsterdam carries a timely relevance in the modern world where in recent decades a great many people have been displaced from former Yugoslavia to Afghanistan to Syria to Iraq to Libya to sub-Saharan Africa. The author Lipika Pelham and professor Ben

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Film Screening: Private Album
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Film Screening: Private Album

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The story of Israel’s seventy years, as reflected in the private images of 17 Israelis. Each picture brings back to life a historic moment, major or minor.
Filmmaker Kobi Farag leads the journey between people and images that create a new kind of history – history of the

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Disraeli to Diamonds: Hatton Garden Tour
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Disraeli to Diamonds: Hatton Garden Tour

Price : £25

Jews and JEWellery: come to discover the mystery of
 
Disraeli to Diamonds:
Hatton Garden
 
Join popular Blue Badge Guide and author Rachel Kolsky and discover the
little known area in and around High Holborn where courtyards and historic churches link to tales of Mercers’ Maidens, Disraeli’s childhood and

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Jews, Horns and the Devil – Limited number of books available
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Jews, Horns and the Devil – Limited number of books available

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Copies signed by author Anton Felton
Cartoons uniting visual representation with cultural associations, can cause devastation. One picture may save a thousand words but we will never know how many hundreds of thousands of lives were not saved, how many

HEBREW NOT QUITE BEGINNERS – TUESDAYS (JAN/MAR) SPRING TERM 2017

Price : ( £216 + £1 booking fee) Contact: 020 7794 4655 Teacher : Nitza Spiro

For those who can use 50 to 100 words and can recognise printed and script forms of the alphabet.At the end of the course you should be able to:- break the ice with Hebrew speakers and gain much more confidence in many topics of daily conversations- greet people- ask for […]

HEBREW NOT QUITE BEGINNERS – THURSDAYS (JAN/MAR) SPRING TERM 2017

Price : ( £216 + £1 booking fee) Contact: 020 7794 4655 Teacher : Judith Schimmel

This is an ideal opportunity for the total beginner or those at a similar level to gain some skills in very basic conversation. At the end of the course you should be able to:- break the ice with Hebrew speakers- greet people with confidence- use transport and give basic restaurant […]

TRIBUTE LECTURE TO NITZA & ROBIN SPIRO – JW3 8 FEBRUARY 2017

Price : Reservation is essential Contact: 020 7433 8988

Supported by Pears Foundation, JW3 will be holding an annual Spiro Lecture in recognition of the Spiros’ contribution, marking forty years of outstanding effort in awakening interest in the Jewish and Israeli Heritage. It has led to mark strengthening of Jewish awareness, knowledge and identity within the Jewish and general […]

BLUE SKIES OVER BERLIN

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John Steinberg was born in 1952 and spent many years in business before becoming a writer in 2008. Since then, he has co-written and produced comedies for the stage and has created a series of books for children. Blue Skies Over Berlin is his second novel.Dr Tali Lowenthal is the […]

APOLLONIA – A FILM

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Victor Grayevsky entered the pantheon of Israeli intelligence thanks to a single courageous and heroic action. While a journalist in Poland and at great personal risk, Grayevsky transferred to the West a secret document – the speech of Nikita Khrushchev, which first revealed Stalin’s crimes. Just prior to his death […]

FALLAHIN (PEASANT FARMERS – KNOWN AS AM-HAARETZ OF NORTHERN ISRAEL) AND ‘FREUD’. IS THERE ANY POSSIBLE FAMILY RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THEM?

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The split between the two groups began during the period of the Babylonian exile and especially during the return. The returned exiles from Babylon are the fore-bearers of Judaism as we know it today, whereas those who have remained on the land have been cut off from this group. The […]

A MUSICAL CELEBRATION WITH SOPRANO SIVAN ROTEM

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The only soprano who works on five continents, Argentinian-born Israeli Sivan Rotem, making her fourth UK appearance in as many years, will perform songs by Bellini, Rossini, Meyerbeer, Henriette Bosmans, Spanish and Israeli songs and Argentinian tangos, accompanied by Nigel Foster, piano.Tickets: (incl light refreshments) £20 (Concs £15)

Tanach Tours at the British Museum conducted by Rabbi Arye Forta

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The Tanach covers the earliest and most formative period of Jewish history. Yet it is not only about the past. It is subtly intertwined with the most fundamental aspects of our lives shaping the way we understand ourselves, our kinship with other Jews and our place within and responsibilities towards […]

THE DISCOVERY OF ‘JEWISH INDIANS’ IN SOUTH AMERICA

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The revelation, in 1644, that South American Indians prayed in Hebrew was astonishing.  The news was brought to the Jews of Amsterdam in September 1644 by a Portuguese Marrano trader from New Grenada.  He described a secret meeting with indigenous people in a remote location at a river in the […]